Medically prescribed for – Relenza is prescribed for the treatment of the infection caused by the influenza virus.
Adverse reactions experienced – Some common adverse reactions associated with Relenza use include diarrhea, vomiting, nausea, headache, dizziness, cough, bronchial spasms and bronchitis. Relenza can also have serious side effects, such as respiratory harm and death.
Status of drug – The Federal Drug Administration has recognized the link between these adverse reactions and the drug. The FDA and Relenza’s manufacturer have issued warnings that the drug may be dangerous for those who have asthma or other chronic respiratory ailments.
See your doctor if you have experienced serious health problems after taking Relenza. You also may wish to contact an experienced products liability attorney who can help you protect your legal rights and get compensation for your injuries.