UI Hospitals and Clinics

Clinical Trial Details

Short Title
Influenza Study
Official Title

Effectiveness of Tamiflu®


The University of Iowa is conducting a research study on treating influenza. This research will evaluate the effectiveness of Tamiflu®, a drug used to treat influenza, versus a placebo. Individuals who are experiencing influenza like symptoms, such as fever, headache, runny nose, cough, body aches and fatigue are invited to participate in this study. Symptoms must have started less than 48 hours ago.

Start Date
November 26, 2012
End Date
March 31, 2014
Gender Preference
Age Group
18 - 65 years
Principal Investigator
Patricia Winokur, MD
Contact Info


Email: recruit-vaccine-research@uiowa.edu

Department or Field of Study
fatigue ; fever ; flu ; headache ; runny nose ; tamiflu ;

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