Translation of antiviral in Spanish:


antiviral, adj.

Pronunciation /ˌæn(t)iˈvaɪrəl/ /ˌænˌtaɪˈvaɪrəl/ /antɪˈvʌɪr(ə)l/


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    • For infections caused by the chickenpox or herpes viruses, antiviral drugs may be prescribed if the infection is caught early.
    • Specific antiviral treatment has been effective in improving the survival of the patients.
    • Harms of antiviral treatment may include drug hypersensitivity and renal impairment.
    • Ideally, patients should hold a stock of antiviral drugs for self treatment.
    • An urgent need exists for effective antiviral drugs to prevent and treat SARS.