Influenza

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FLU (Influenza) - Seasonal

Flu care for the whole family, from people you can trust. Flu vaccinations are available at Family Pharmacy . It’s the clean, convenient way to keep your family — and everyone around them protected against the flu.

Who should get the vaccine?

People at high risk or people who will be around high risk individuals:

  • Seniors
  • People with Disabilities
  • People with Health Conditions
  • Travelers & People Living Abroad

Everyone 6 months & up

  • The #1 way to prevent the flu is through annual flu vaccinations

How should I get the vaccine?

The Flu Shot

  • Made with inactivated (killed) flu virus
  • Given by needle
  • Approved for use in healthy people older than 6 months & people with chronic health conditions

The Nasal Spray

  • Made with weakened live flu virus
  • Given with a mist sprayed in your nose
  • Approved for healthy people between the ages of 2 & 49 except pregnant women

Can I get the flu from the vaccine?

No!

  • You can't get the flu from the flu vaccine
  • The Flu vaccine protects you from the flu, not the common cold
  • You may experience some side effects

Mild reactions may include:

  • soreness
  • headaches
  • fever (lowgrade)

When should I get the vaccine?

Get your flu shot or spray TODAY!

  • Flu season usually peaks in January or February
  • But it can occur as late as May
  • EARLY IMMUNIZATION IS THE MOST EFFECTIVE!

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