July 30, 2010
Fluzone available for 2010-2011 influenza season
Fluzone is intended for use in children ≥6 months of age through adulthood and is available as a no-preservative vaccine in single-dose prefilled syringes or vials for both children and adults. Fluzone vaccine is also provided in multi-dose vials, which contain preservative. Fluzone High-Dose is available for adults ≥65 years of age in single-dose, no-preservative, prefilled syringes. Fluzone High-Dose vaccine contains 60mcg of hemagglutinin per strain of influenza virus in the vaccine as compared to 15mcg of influenza virus hemagglutinin per strain of influenza virus in standard-dose adult Fluzone vaccine.
For more information call (800) VACCINE or visit www.fluzone.com.