TABLE 6

Summary of Antiviral Treatment of Clinical Influenza During the 2016–2017 Season

Offer Treatment as Soon as Possible to Children…Consider Treatment as Soon as Possible for…
Hospitalized with presumed influenzaAny healthy child with presumed influenza
Hospitalized for severe, complicated, or progressive illness attributable to influenzaHealthy children with presumed influenza, who live at home with a sibling or household contact that is <6 months old or has a medical condition that predisposes to complications
With presumed influenza (of any severity) and at high risk of complications