A 40-year-old female asked:
My husband is truly allergic to neosporin. the flu shot apparently contains this. can he have a flu shot? he has never had one before.
1 doctor answer • 3 doctors weighed in
General Surgery 56 years experience
Unlikely: Neomycin will give mild local reaction , some vaccines like polio will have very small concentration , flue vaccine is cultivated from egg yolk , if you are allergic to eggs , may give reaction speak to your doctor.
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Last updated Oct 6, 2013
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