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IntroductionThe first effective drug to treat or more importantly prevent influenza, its clinical use now is more in Parkinson's disease, which may be one factor in fairly high resistance to it now by influenza. It has also been shown to shorten functional recovery after traumatic brain injury associated with loss of consciousness .
- Fair amount of influenza resistance
- Fairly low therapeutic index