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  • Fluad High-Dose Vaccine for Influenza

    Fluad Vaccine

    Fluad is a flu shot for adults over 65. It contains an adjuvant called MF59, which triggers a stronger immune response to the vaccine. Fluad caused a health scare in...

  • Fluvirin Lawsuit

    Fluvirin Vaccine

    Fluvirin is a flu shot that prevents infection with three types of influenza viruses. Some of the most common side effects are flu-like symptoms, but Fluvirin can’t actually cause the...

  • FluMist Flu Vaccine

    FluMist Vaccine

    FluMist is a nasal spray flu vaccine. It was discontinued in 2016-2017 flu season because it was only 3% effective in the previous three flu seasons. FluMist contains a live...

  • Flulaval Lawsuit

    FluLaval Vaccine

    FluLaval is a flu shot that helps prevent infection with three or four different types of influenza viruses. Some types of FluLaval were recalled in April 2015 because they might...

  • Flucelvax Flu Shot

    Flucelvax Vaccine

    Flucelvax is a cell-based flu vaccine that is made in dog kidney cells rather than chicken eggs. There are Trivalent and Quadrivalent versions of Flucelvax and both are approved for...

  • Flublok Flu Shot

    Flublok Vaccine

    Flublok is an egg-free flu vaccine for people over 18 years old. Unlike most other flu shots, Flublok is made in insect cells and it contains a flu virus protein...

  • Fluarix Flu Shot

    Fluarix Vaccine

    Fluarix is a flu shot for people who are at least 3 years old. It comes in Trivalent and Quadrivalent formulations. The most common side effects are reactions where the...

  • Flu Shot Agriflu

    Agriflu Vaccine

    Agriflu is a flu shot for adults against three types of influenza viruses. It is an egg-derived immunization that can trigger allergic reactions, but less than 1% of people experience...

  • Afluria Vaccine

    Afluria is a flu vaccine that comes in several varieties for children and adults, including one with a needle-free delivery system called PharmaJet. Afluria was associated with a 23% risk...

  • Hepatitis A Vaccine Lawsuit

    Hepatitis A Vaccine Side Effects

    Havrix and Vaqta are two vaccines against Hepatitis A. The risk of severe side effects is low, but Vaqta is more likely to cause fevers in children under 2 years...