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Use of anti-viral drug (Amantadine) in commercial poultry

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article image ANTIBIOTICS ARE generally not effective against viruses simply because they do not have their own metabolic mechanism and that viruses are usually intra cellular organism because they have to utilize the machinery of host cell for their proliferation. Very few chemicals are effective against viruses as virucidal. The most important to mention here two groups:1.            Amantadine and Remantadine.2.            Oseltamivir and Zenamiver.The first group prevent the assembly…Read More