What is Influenza?

An acute infectious respiratory disease, caused by Influenza viruses. Presents generally as fever, body ache, running nose - like Upper Respiratory Tract infection.

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My son is 15 months old. He was given vaxigrip vaccine ( Influenza ) 2 doses last year when he was 7 months and 8 months. Is is compulsory to give...

doctor1 MD

Hi Rakesh, Welcome to HealthcareMagic Forum.
According to IAP, Hemophilus Influenzae Vaccine should be given in 10wks, 14 wks and 18 months and...

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when is influenza vaccine be give i have twins daughters now on 10th nov they will be six months old when is influenza vaccine be given the elder...

doctor1 MD

Thanks for the query.
When the vaccine is used first time, in children 6 months to less than 9 years of age the vaccines are given as 2 doses, 1...

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can influenza shot cause false positive rapid hiv test

doctor1 MD

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Yes it can

Detailed Answer:
Thank you for asking

I read your question and i understand your concern. Influenza virus itself or the...

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