FLU SHOTS

There are several different Flu Shots available during the 2018-2019 "Flu Season". 

This is a complete list of each Influenza Vaccine, along with important information provided by the CDC.


AFLURIA Trivalent & Quadrivalent (made by Seqirus) is an inactivated influenza vaccine indicated for active immunization against influenza disease caused by influenza virus subtypes A and type B present in the vaccine. AFLURIA TRIVALENT & QUADRIVALENT is approved for use in persons 5 years of age and older. Vaccination with AFLURIA TRIVALENT & QUADRIVALENT may not protect all recipients. Administration of CSL’s 2010 Southern Hemisphere influenza vaccine was associated with increased rates of fever and febrile seizures in children predominantly below the age of 5 years as compared to previous years. Febrile events were also observed in children 5 through 8 years of age. Immunocompromised persons may have a diminished immune response to AFLURIA


FLUAD (made by Seqirus) is an inactivated influenza vaccine indicated for immunization against influenza virus subtypes A and B contained in the vaccine. FLUAD is approved for use in persons 65 years of age and older. Vaccination with FLUAD may not protect all vaccine recipients against influenza disease.


FLUARIX Trivalent & Quadrivalent (made by GlaxoSmithKline) is a vaccine indicated for active immunization for the prevention of disease caused by influenza A and B viruses contained in the vaccine. FLUARIX QUADRIVALENT is approved for use in persons aged 6 months and older. Vaccination with FLUARIX QUADRIVALENT may not protect all susceptible individuals. 


FLUBLOK Trivalent & Quadrivalent (made by Protein Sciences) is a vaccine indicated for active immunization against disease caused by influenza A and B viruses contained in the vaccine. FLUBLOK QUADRIVALENT is approved for use in persons 18 years of age and older. Vaccination with FLUBLOK QUADRIVALENT may not protect all vaccine recipients. 


FLUCELVAX Trivalent & Quadrivalent (made by Seqirus) is an inactivated vaccine indicated for active immunization for the prevention of influenza disease caused by influenza virus subtypes A and B contained in the vaccine. FLUCELVAX QUADRIVALENT is approved for use in persons 4 years of age and older. Vaccination with FLUCELVAX QUADRIVALENT may not protect all vaccine recipients against influenza disease.


FLULAVAL Trivalent & Quadrivalent (made by ID Biomedical) is a vaccine indicated for active immunization for the prevention of disease caused by influenza A and B viruses contained in the vaccine. FLULAVAL QUADRIVALENT is approved for use in persons aged 6 months and older. Vaccination with FLULAVAL QUADRIVALENT may not protect all susceptible individuals. 


FLUVIRIN (made by Seqirus) is an inactivated influenza virus vaccine indicated for active immunization of persons 4 years of age and older against influenza disease caused by influenza virus subtypes A and B contained in the vaccine. FLUVIRIN is not indicated for children less than 4 years of age because there is evidence of diminished immune response in this age group. Vaccination with FLUVIRIN may not protect all individuals. 


FLUZONE INTRADERMAL QUAD (made by Sanofi Pasteur) is a vaccine indicated for active immunization for the prevention of influenza disease caused by influenza A and B viruses contained in the vaccine. FLUZONE INTRADERMAL QUADRIVALENT is approved for use in persons 18 through 64 years of age. Vaccination with FLUZONE INTRADERMAL QUADRIVALENT may not protect all recipients.


FLUZONE HIGH-DOSE (made by Sanofi Pasteur) is a vaccine indicated for active immunization for the prevention of influenza disease caused by influenza A and B virus contained in the vaccine. FLUZONE HIGH-DOSE is approved for use in persons 65 years of age and older. Vaccination with FLUZONE HIGH-DOSE may not protect all recipients.


FLUMIST QUADRIVALENT (made by Medimmune) is a vaccine indicated for active immunization for the prevention of influenza disease caused by influenza A and B viruses contained in the vaccine. FLUMIST QUADRIVALENT is approved for use in persons 2 through 49 years of age. FLUMIST QUADRIVALENT may not protect all individuals receiving this vaccine.