Influenza vaccine designed for persons above 60 years of age. The vaccine is applied to the upper part of an arm.
This is so-called intra-dermal vaccine, to be applied by a 1,5mm short micro needle to the upper part of your skin. It is recommended to simultaneously apply also the vaccine Pneumo 23.
The vaccination is performed by one dose on the selected day. Application to persons under 18 years of age is not recommended.
The vaccination is repeated every year.
When it is necessary to postpone the vaccination?
You mustn´t suffer from any acute disease at the time of vaccination. On the day of application it is recommended to avoid any strains, sauna or excessive alcohol drinking. At least 2 weeks must have elapsed from / to the next vaccination. You mustn´t take antibiotics at the time of vaccination.
Most frequently reported undesirable effects
Soreness, redness, swelling and indurations in the point of vaccination, itching, muscles pain, headache, shivering, fever.
All the data stated herein are of informative character only. The doctor always selects the vaccine or vaccination scheme based on personal consultation in the vaccination centre.