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  • n. Plural form of antiviral.

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Examples

  • The cost of the antivirals is significant, especially to people who are not middle class or higher.

    SWINE FLU

  • GUPTA: Well, there are things known as antivirals, which are similar to antibiotics, although not nearly as effective against bacteria as antibiotics are, but they can help in certain situations.

    CNN Transcript Nov 16, 2007

  • Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano said 25 percent of "courses of treatments" of drugs, known as antivirals, were being released from U.S. stockpiles.

    News from www.rep-am.com

  • The Government has announced that stocks of drugs - known as antivirals - to fight the imminent threat of a swine flu pandemic are being built up to cover more than 50million people

    Home | Mail Online

  • Drugs called antivirals can reduce the consequences of contracting the flu, if taken early.

    WWMT.com : News

  • Janet Napolitano said 25 percent of "courses of treatments" of drugs, known as antivirals, were being released from U.S. stockpiles.

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  • Also, since 1918 we've developed flu vaccines, antivirals, pneumonia vaccines and antibiotics.

    No More Crying 'Spanish Flu'

  • "If that's true, the test really did more damage than helped" by causing doctors to delay giving antivirals to pregnant women, said Dr. Richard Wenzel, and infectious diseases specialist at Virginia Commonwealth University.

    Flu Drugs Saved Many Pregnant Swine Flu Victims

  • The specific guidance on antivirals was written by Professor Fred Hayden.

    Report condemns swine flu experts' ties to big pharma

  • In its note, the WHO advised: "Countries that are considering the use of antivirals as part of their pandemic response will need to stockpile in advance."

    Report condemns swine flu experts' ties to big pharma

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