How close together can one receive the seasonal flu vaccine and the swine flu vaccine?

Answer They can be given at the same time, just not in the exact same location and the vaccines can not be mixed into one shot, they have to be given in two injections.

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What is the difference between seasonal flu vaccine and swine flu vaccine?

In the US, they are made exactly the same with all the same ingredients, except the seasonal flu vaccine contains a combination of three dead or weakened strains of influenza that are common season... Read More »

Does the seasonal flu vaccine provide immunity against swine flu?

Is it safe for your child to get the H1N1 vaccine between his 1st and 2nd dose of the seasonal flu vaccine?

Yes, if they are getting both vaccines by injections. That timing of the two kinds of vaccinations (seasonal flu shot and swine flu shot) is not a problem, in fact they could be given at the same t... Read More »

Can you Take the H1N1 vaccine with out seasonal flu vaccine?

For the 2011-2012 flu season: In the US, there may still be some of the 2009-2010 season monovalent H1N1 vaccine, you could ask your health care professional and pharmacist if it will be available ... Read More »