It’s time for Seasonal Influenza Vaccine again You and Your Family should get protected every year

This year’s vaccine has arrived! Please call the clinic and come for the injection.

What strains?
  • A/Victoria/2570/2019 (H1N1)pdm09-like virus(Flublok: A/Wisconsin/588/2019 (H1N1)pdm09-like virus)
  • A/Cambodia/e0826360/2020 (H3N2)-like virus
  • B/Washington/02/2019 (B/Victoria lineage)-like virus
  • B/Phuket/3073/2013 (B/Yamagata lineage)-like virus
What choices?
  1. The standard intramuscular injection, quadrivalent inactivated vaccines (Vaxigrip Tetra, Sanofi Pasteur and Fluarix Tetra, GSK), suitable for infants 6 months or older;
  2. The nasal, live attenuated vaccine (Flumist, AstraZeneca), suitable for non-asthmatic, non-wheezing infants from 2 years or older; and,
  3. The intramuscular injection, quadrivalent recombinant vaccine (Flublok, Sanofi Pasteur), suitable for adults 18 years or older. Advantage of this vaccine is egg-free and causes a higher antibody response.
  1. ALL Children (from 6 months to 12 years);
  2. ALL persons aged above 50 years;
  3. High risk persons (chronic diseases);
  4. Individuals at high risk work places(children in day care, child care personnel, Institutional workers, doctors, teachers etc.);
  5. Pregnant women;
  6. Anyone who wants to reduce the chance of contracting Influenz
To provide maximum protection, include ALL FAMILY MEMBERS.When?NOW, before year end preferably.How many doses?
Adults and children 9 years or older1 dose every year
Children under 9 yearsFirst time: 2 doses spaced 1 month apart; subsequently, every year
Side effects?
  1. Pain and swelling of the injection site
  2. Mild flu-like symptoms (fever, runny nose and tiredness)
  3. Allergic reactions: rare
Please call our staff at 2526 6332 for information.

This information is only for Children at 818 patients’ reference.