Influenza

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...

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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...

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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

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Brief Answer:
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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