Fluzone

What is Fluzone?

Fluzone is the commercial name of an influenza virus vaccine, distributed by Sanofi Pasteur. It is a split-virus vaccine that is produced by chemical disruption of the influenza virus. Therefore, it is incapable of causing influenza.

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Hi and thank you. I am 67 and had two vaccinations yesterday, one the Prevnar 13 and the other the Fluzone high-dose, each given in a separate arm....

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if could be

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Hello,

fluzone may cause of variety of problems albeit very rarely. Neuritis and meningitis are a couple...

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I got a pnueumovax 23 and fluzone hd flu shot September 30. I just noticed swelling in both arms and the area is red, itchy and warm. Apparently,...

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Take minor action for comfort

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Thanks for asking.
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My elderly Mother has a rash on her lower leg and foot that started yesterday. Her ankle and foot are usually swollen at days end. There is no pain...

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Sub epidermal bleeding spots,need to be assessed

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I understand your concern regarding your skin problem and I hope...

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Hi and thank you. I am 67 and had two vaccinations yesterday, one the Prevnar 13 and the other the Fluzone high-dose, each given in a separate arm....

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I got a pnueumovax 23 and fluzone hd flu shot September 30. I just noticed swelling in both arms and the area is red, itchy and warm. Apparently,...

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My elderly Mother has a rash on her lower leg and foot that started yesterday. Her ankle and foot are usually swollen at days end. There is no pain...

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I know they say insomnia is not caused by the fluzone vaccine but it seems to be causing my normal sleep difficulties to be greatly magnified....

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I recently contracted influenza and am still recovering from it. Thank God for Tamiflu . Also had the stomach virus (throw up, head spins). I...

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