Fluzone High-Dose and Quadrivalent Influenza Vaccine
Rush-Copley Medical Group offices have Fluzone High-Dose and Quadrivalent Influenza vaccine.
Fluzone High-Dose influenza vaccine is for patients 65 years of age or older. This vaccine was created with a higher dose of antigen in order to give older people (65 years of age or older) a better immune response and therefore better protection against flu.
Quadrivalent influenza vaccine is for people ages 6 months and older. This vaccine protects against four different types of influenza where the regular flu shot protects against three different types.Specifically, the quadrivalent flu vaccine protects against two influenza A viruses and two influenza B viruses. A quadrivalent flu shot is manufactured using virus grown in eggs.