NICE technology appraisal guidance
Issued: September 2008

Oseltamivir, amantadine (review) and zanamivir for the prophylaxis of influenza

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6 Recommendations for further research

6.1 Research is required into methods of delivering zanamivir to the under-5 age group and to establish the effectiveness of such treatment.

6.2 Research is required to develop options for prophylaxis of influenza in infants (under 12 months of age).