Can you put tamiflu in formula?

Carefully open the Tamiflu capsule prescribed by your doctor and pour out all of the powder inside the capsule and mix it into the liquid. The exact amount of liquid used doesn’t matter, as long as the powder inside the capsule is mixed in well. All of the medicine may not dissolve, just be sure it is all well mixed.

How do you mix Tamiflu capsules for flu? Carefully open the Tamiflu capsule prescribed by your doctor and pour out all of the powder inside the capsule and mix it into the liquid. The exact amount of liquid used doesn’t matter, as long as the powder inside the capsule is mixed in well. All of the medicine may not dissolve, just be sure it is all well mixed.

What to do if there is no liquid Tamiflu? If liquid Tamiflu is not available and you have capsules that give the right dose (30 mg, 45 mg or 75 mg), you may pull open the Tamiflu capsules and mix the powder with a small amount of sweetened liquid such as regular or sugar-free chocolate syrup.

Are there any Tamiflu capsules available for children? The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the maker of Tamiflu® (Roche) have said that available supplies of liquid Tamiflu® for children are limited. What is being done about this? A pharmacist can make a Tamiflu® suspension (liquid) using available Tamiflu® adult capsules, which are not in short supply.

Can a pharmacist make a Tamiflu suspension? A pharmacist can make a Tamiflu® suspension (liquid) using available Tamiflu® adult capsules, which are not in short supply. CDC has alerted pharmacists about this option and provided instructions on how to prepare a suspension using adult capsules.

What should I mix with my Tamiflu capsules?

What should I mix with my Tamiflu capsules? A thick sweetened liquid, such as regular or sugar-free chocolate syrup, that masks the flavor of the medicine can be mixed with the contents of the Tamiflu® capsule. You don’t have to use chocolate syrup but thick, sweet liquids work best at covering up the taste of the medicine.

What should I do if my child can’t take Tamiflu? If my child can’t swallow capsules, how do I open Tamiflu® capsules and mix the medicine? Pour a small amount (about a spoonful) of the thick sweetened liquid into a cup or bowl. Carefully open the Tamiflu capsule prescribed by your doctor and pour out all of the powder inside the capsule and mix it into the liquid.

How many mg of Tamiflu to take in an emergency? During emergency situations and when neither the oral suspension or the age-appropriate strengths of TAMIFLU capsules to mix with sweetened liquids are available, then a pharmacist may prepare an emergency supply of oral suspension from TAMIFLU 75 mg capsules [see Dosage and Administration (2.6)].

Can you take Tamiflu if you have a common cold? This medicine does not treat the common cold . This medicine does not stop the spread of the flu to others. Talk with your doctor before getting a flu vaccine after taking Tamiflu (oseltamivir capsules). Talk with your doctor before you take Tamiflu (oseltamivir capsules) if you have just gotten a flu vaccine.

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