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Old 11-21-2009, 09:25 PM   #1
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H1N1 shot ~ antiviral med

I just filled out a paper to take with me tomorrow when I get my H1N1 shot. 1 of the questions is "Have you taken any antivral medications (Tamiflu or Relenza) in the past 48 hours?"

I take Valtrex, which is an antiviral medication. Should I let them know, or is that totally different than what they're asking?

 
Old 11-22-2009, 10:27 AM   #2
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Re: H1N1 shot ~ antiviral med

I would tell them because the shot might not work if the anti virals are working against it

 
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