Can you get sick from taking the flu shot?

Answer On One Hand: What the Flu Vaccine IsThe seasonal flu vaccine shot is an inactivated strain that contains killed virus. The nasal-spray vaccine contains only a weak form of the live virus. Neither t... Read More »

Top Q&A For: Can you get sick from taking the flu shot

What happens if you take the flu shot while sick?

You will likely have mild to severe flu symptoms. Cancel your shot if you have a fever, and don't fib if the nurse ask you if you have been sick in the last week. The only person you will hurt is y... Read More »

Can you get the flu from someone who just got a flu shot and got sick from it?

It isn't possible for a flu shot to give someone the flu. The shot is made from inactive ("dead") virus particles that can not cause infection. They just provide the "pattern" of that particular vi... Read More »

Will the flu shot make me sick?

On One Hand: There Are Flu Shot Side EffectsThere are certain flu vaccination side effects that can occur. Some people develop a low grade fever, aches, and /or redness, soreness and swelling at th... Read More »

Will a flu shot make you sick.?

Hi:)), Registered Nurse here; Sorry to hear your feeling bad. The answer is yes the flu shot can make one sick, and throwing up is certainly seen with the flu. The flue shot stimulates your bodie... Read More »