Dosing & Administration

Dosage and Schedule1

Administer FLUCELVAX® (Influenza Vaccine) as a single 0.5 mL intramuscular injection preferably in the region of the deltoid muscle of the upper arm. Do not inject the vaccine in the gluteal region or areas where there may be a major nerve trunk.1

Administration

Shake the syringe vigorously before administering. FLUCELVAX® should be inspected visually for particulate matter and discoloration prior to administration, whenever solution and container permit. If either condition exists, do not administer the vaccine. Do not use the vaccine if the contents have been frozen.1

Attach a sterile needle to the pre-filled syringe and administer intramuscularly.

Important Safety Information

Contraindication

Warnings & Precautions

Most Common Adverse Reactions

Please see accompanying US Full Prescribing Information for FLUCELVAX®.


References:

  1. FLUCELVAX® (package insert). Cambridge, MA.