Vaccine Info

Fluzone Intradermal Influenza Vaccine

Description

Fluzone Intradermal Quadrivalent is a vaccine that consists of the 4 influenza strains that have been identified for the current flu season.

Indication

Fluzone Intradermal Quadrivalent is a vaccine given to help prevent influenza disease caused by influenza A and B strains contained in each vaccine.

Dosage

Fluzone Intradermal Quadrivalent is administered as an Intradermal vaccine which is injected into the skin through a small, ultra-thin needle. 

Since the skin has more specialized immune cells than the muscle, the intradermal vaccine can provide a similar level of protection as the traditional intramuscular flu shot.

 

Updated
August 21st, 2019