It's time to reshape the way you think about flu shots

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What is FLUCELVAX QUADRIVALENT?

FLUCELVAX QUADRIVALENT is a vaccine that helps protect against influenza (flu). FLUCELVAX is for people aged 4 and older. Vaccination with FLUCELVAX QUADRIVALENT may not protect all people who receive the vaccine.

Important Safety Information for FLUCELVAX QUADRIVALENT

Who should not get FLUCELVAX QUADRIVALENT? You should not get FLUCELVAX QUADRIVALENT if you have had a severe reaction to any of the ingredients in the vaccine.

Introducing

It was the first breakthrough in flu vaccine

production technology in over 40 years.1

Scroll down to see how FLUCELVAX QUADRIVALENT can

help reshape the way you think about flu shots.

Cell Culture Technology

Cell Culture
Technology

FLUCELVAX QUADRIVALENT (Influenza Vaccine) is made with advanced cell culture technology in closed bioreactors, eliminating the need for antibiotics.

keep moving

Keep Moving

Don't let the flu slow you down. Help protect yourself from the flu with FLUCELVAX QUADRIVALENT (Influenza Vaccine).

Ready to Use

FLUCELVAX QUADRIVALENT (Influenza Vaccine) comes in pre-filled syringes. It is 100% free of preservatives, antibiotics and latex.

Proven Effective

Proven Effective

In studies, FLUCELVAX QUADRIVALENT was shown to generate a strong immune response and was well tolerated.2

Rethink Flu

FLUCELVAX QUADRIVALENT is made using cell culture technology3, which does not rely on eggs for manufacturing and has the potential to rapidly increase production of flu shots in times of need. It is also antibiotic, preservative, and latex free, and it helps protect against 4 strains of the flu in people aged 4 years and older.

Ask your doctor or pharmacist for FLUCELVAX QUADRIVALENT.

Social Flu Tracker

See Outbreaks this year in:

The World's First
Socially Enabled Flu Tracker

The Social Flu Tracker is the world's first socially driven flu tracker using social media to monitor the chatter about the flu virus in real time. The map is tracking hashtags such as #flu #fluseason #fluvirus and others in social conversations in the United States and plotting them on the map according to where the chatter is started.

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Outbreaks this Year

  • Widespread
  • Regional
  • Localized
  • Sporadic
  • Out Of Season
    Jul
  • Out Of Season
    Aug
  • Out Of Season
    Sep
  • Oct
  • Nov
  • Dec
  • Jan
  • Feb
  • Mar
  • Apr
  • May
  • Out Of Season
    Jun
Content Source: Center For Disease Control (CDC)
Source: Compiled from monitoring social media sites over the past 24 hours. This data is not meant to be an accurate indicator of the spread of the influenza virus.

FLUCELVAX QUADRIVALENT Important Safety Information

What is FLUCELVAX QUADRIVALENT?

FLUCELVAX QUADRIVALENT is a vaccine that helps protect against influenza (flu). FLUCELVAX is for people aged 4 and older. Vaccination with FLUCELVAX QUADRIVALENT may not protect all people who receive the vaccine.

Who should not get FLUCELVAX QUADRIVALENT?

You should not get FLUCELVAX QUADRIVALENT if you have had a severe allergic reaction to any of the ingredients in the vaccine.

Who may not be able to get FLUCELVAX QUADRIVALENT?
Tell your healthcare provider if you:
  • have ever had Guillain-Barré Syndrome (severe muscle weakness) after getting a flu shot
  • have an allergy to rubber latex
  • have ever fainted after receiving an injection
What if I have a weakened immune system?

Tell your healthcare provider if you have problems with your immune system, as your immune response to the vaccine may be less.

What are the most common side effects of FLUCELVAX QUADRIVALENT?
  • pain or redness where you got the shot
  • headache
  • tiredness
  • muscle aches
  • feeling unwell (malaise)

These are not all of the possible side effects of FLUCELVAX QUADRIVALENT. You can ask your healthcare provider for a complete list of possible side effects.

Ask your healthcare provider for advice about any side effects that concern you. You may report side effects to the Vaccine Adverse Events Reporting System (VAERS) by calling 1-800-822-7967 or by going to http://vaers.hhs.gov.

To report SUSPECTED ADVERSE REACTIONS, contact Seqirus at 1-855-358-8966 or VAERS at 1-800-822-7967 and http://vaers.hhs.gov.

Please see accompanying US Full Prescribing Information for FLUCELVAX QUADRIVALENT.

Seqirus Vaccines maintains the FLUCELVAX QUADRIVALENT Pregnancy Registry for pregnant women immunized with FLUCELVAX QUADRIVALENT (Influenza Vaccine). The Registry is strictly observational and is designed to collect prospective data on pregnancy outcomes. To enroll in the Registry, determine eligibility or for more information, please call 1-855-358-8966 or click here.

References

1. Center for Infectious Disease Research & Policy. The compelling need for game-changing influenza vaccines: an analysis of the influenza vaccine enterprise and recommendations for the future. www.cidrap.umn.edu/cidrap/files/80/ccivi%20report.pdf. Published October 2012. Accessed July 20, 2015.

2. FLUCELVAX QUADRIVALENT [package insert]. Cambridge, MA: Novartis Vaccines and Diagnostics, Inc; 2015.

3. FDA approves first seasonal influenza vaccine manufactured using cell culture technology [news release]. Silver Spring, MD: U.S. Food and Drug Administration; November 20, 2012.

  • Rethink Flu
  • Introducing FLUCELVAX QUADRIVALENT
  • Cell Culture Technology
  • Keep Moving
  • Ready to Use
  • Proven Effective
  • Rethink Flu
  • Social Flu Tracker