Fluarix Vaccine

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₹548.0/Injection
0.5 ml in 1 vial
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Medicine Overview of Fluarix Injection

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Uses of Fluarix Injection

Fluarix Vaccine is used to prevent influenza (flu)
It is also used to prevent H1N1 influenza (Swine flu). It is recommended in people at greater risk of experiencing complications of influenza (flu), including adults over the age of 65, pregnant women, children under the age of 5, and patients with weakened immune systems due to chronic illness.
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Side effects of Fluarix Injection

Common

Headache, Weakness, Injection site allergic reaction.

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How to use Fluarix Injection

Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.

How Fluarix Injection works

Fluarix vaccine is an inactivated vaccine (made from a dead virus). It helps develop immunity by forming antibodies, which are proteins that protect against infection caused by viruses present in the vaccine.

In Depth Information on Fluarix Injection

Warnings
Special precautions for Fluarix Vaccine
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Fluarix Vaccine is probably safe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
CAUTION
Fluarix Vaccine should be used with caution during lactation
. Breast feeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eliminated from her body.
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Driving
SAFE
Fluarix Vaccine does not usually affect your ability to drive.
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Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Fluarix
Vaccine in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Barbinol 20mg/5ml Syrup, Decamycin 4mg Injection, Walacort 0.5mg Tablet, Pericort 4mg Tablet

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Inactivated influenza vaccine, please consult your doctor.

Patient Concerns

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Substitutes for Fluarix

No substitutes found for this medicine
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