Do most mild cases of Swine Flu require Tamiflu?

Is it just people who get it severely that need Tamiflu to ease their symptoms? If so, why are we all getting so worried about the shortage of Tamiflu - most of us will get by on Lemsip, lots of fluids and bed rest, surely??? All this makes me wonder if the drugs companies are pushing the need for us to have... show more Is it just people who get it severely that need Tamiflu to ease their symptoms? If so, why are we all getting so worried about the shortage of Tamiflu - most of us will get by on Lemsip, lots of fluids and bed rest, surely???

All this makes me wonder if the drugs companies are pushing the need for us to have Tamiflu, rather than a genuine medical need.

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