Things you need to know about XOFLUZA safety
- Treat the flu (influenza)
in people 12 years of age and older who have had flu symptoms for no
more than 48 hours.
- Prevent the flu in people 12 years of age and older following contact with a person who has the flu.
It is not known if XOFLUZA is safe and effective in children less
than 12 years of age.
Tell your healthcare provider about all of your medical
conditions, including if you are:
- Pregnant or plan to become pregnant. It is not known if XOFLUZA can harm your unborn baby.
- Breastfeeding or plan to breastfeed. It is not known if XOFLUZA passes into your breast milk.
Tell your healthcare provider about all of the medicines you
take, including prescription and over-the-counter medicines,
antacids, laxatives, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
- Take XOFLUZA with or without food. Do not take XOFLUZA with dairy products, calcium-fortified beverages, laxatives, antacids, or oral supplements containing iron, zinc, selenium, calcium, or magnesium.
- If you take too much XOFLUZA, go to the nearest emergency room right away.
Allergic reaction. Get emergency medical help right away if
you develop any of the following signs or symptoms of an allergic
- trouble breathing
- skin rash, hives or blisters
- swelling of your face, throat or mouth
- dizziness or
The most common side effects of XOFLUZA in clinical studies
were diarrhea, bronchitis, nausea, sinusitis, and headache. These are
not all the possible side effects of XOFLUZA. Call your healthcare
provider for medical advice about side effects.