Inactivated Influenza Vaccine: What You Need To Know

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Inactivated Influenza Vaccine: What You Need To Know

Description

This fact sheet answers common questions about inactivated influenza vaccines.

This fact sheet addresses the following topics:

  • Why get vaccinated?
  • Inactivated influenza vaccine
  • Who should get inactivated influenza vaccine?
  • When should I get influenza vaccine?
  • Who should talk with a doctor before getting influenza vaccine?
  • What are the risks from inactivated influenza vaccine?
  • What if there is a severe reaction?
  • National Vaccine Injury Compensation Program
  • How can I learn more?

Developer:

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Funding Sources:

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

History

Release Date: 2005
Review Date: 2007
Recent Summary: February 2008
Original Summary: March 2006
Last Updated: 10/09/13

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