Vaccines:

Indications for FLUAD:

Influenza immunization for patients ≥65yrs of age.

Adult:

<65yrs: not established. ≥65yrs: 0.5mL IM inj once in the deltoid; 1 dose per year.

Children:

Not established.

Contraindications:

Allergy to egg protein. Life-threatening reaction to any previous flu vaccine.

Warnings/Precautions:

Use current formulation only. Have appropriate medical treatment and supervision readily available. Guillain-Barre syndrome within 6 weeks of previous flu vaccine. Immunosuppressed. Pregnancy (Cat.B).

Pharmacologic Class:

Influenza vaccine.

Interactions:

Concomitant vaccines: insufficient data (see full labeling). Immunosuppressants (eg, corticosteroids): may get suboptimal response.

Adverse Reactions:

Local reactions (eg, pain, tenderness), myalgia, headache, fatigue; syncope.

Generic Availability:

NO

How Supplied:

Single-dose prefilled syringe (0.5mL)—1, 10 (without needles)

Pricing for FLUAD

0.5ml syringe (Qty: 1)
Appx. price $61
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