Amantadine belongs to a class of medications called adamantanes. It is mainly used for the treatment of Parkinson’s disease and drug-induced extrapyramidal symptoms. On the other hand, it was once used as prophylaxis and treatment for influenza A, but it is not recommended now due to high resistance rates.
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