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    Inactivated influenza vaccine

    Information about Inactivated influenza vaccine

    Inactivated influenza vaccine uses

    Inactivated influenza 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.

    How inactivated influenza vaccine works

    Inactivated influenza 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.

    Common side effects of inactivated influenza vaccine

    Headache, Weakness, Injection site allergic reaction

    Available Medicine for Inactivated influenza vaccine

    • ₹805 to ₹885
      Sanofi India Ltd
      2 variant(s)
    • ₹790
      Lupin Ltd
      1 variant(s)
    • ₹668 to ₹836
      Zuventus Healthcare Ltd
      2 variant(s)
    • ₹810
      Abbott India Ltd
      1 variant(s)
    • ₹720
      Lupin Ltd
      1 variant(s)
    • ₹800
      Cipla Ltd
      2 variant(s)
    • ₹300 to ₹3910
      Zydus Cadila
      2 variant(s)
    • ₹548
      Glaxo SmithKline Pharmaceuticals Ltd
      1 variant(s)
    • ₹738
      Serum Institute Of India Ltd
      1 variant(s)
    • ₹1040
      Zydus Cadila
      1 variant(s)

    Content on this page was last updated on 03 August, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)