"On December 19, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved Rapivab (peramivir) to treat influenza infection in adults.
Influenza, commonly known as the flu, is a contagious respiratory illness caused by influenza viruses. Flu infections"...
AFLURIA is contraindicated in individuals with known severe allergic reactions (e.g., anaphylaxis) to any component of the vaccine including egg protein, or to a previous dose of any influenza vaccine (see DESCRIPTION).
Last reviewed on RxList: 9/8/2014
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
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