Active ingredients: influenza quadrivalent vaccine 2017
What it is used for
For the prevention of influenza caused by Influenza Virus, Types A and B contained in the vaccine. The vaccine is indicated for use only in persons aged 18 years and over. See Precautions and Dosage and Administration.,For full details regarding recommendations for influenza vaccination, please refer to the relevant national immunisation guidelines.
How to take it
The way to take this medicine is: Intramuscular. This medicine is given through a needle inserted into the muscle beneath the skin.
- Store at 2 to 8 degrees Celsius
- Do not Freeze
- Protect from Light
- Shelf lifetime is 15 Months.
You should seek medical advice in relation to medicines and use only as directed by a healthcare professional.
Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.
A clear to slightly opaque liquid with some sediment that resuspends upon shaking
Do I need a prescription?
This medicine is available from a pharmacist and requires a prescription. It is
For side effects, taking other medicines and more
Download consumer medicine information leaflet (pdf) from the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) website
Reporting side effects
You can help ensure medicines are safe by reporting the side effects you experience.
You can report side effects to your doctor, or directly at www.tga.gov.au/reporting-problems