A 61-year-old female asked:
7yr old cold weather asthmatic. scared of needles. is nasal flu vaccine safe?
2 doctor answers • 3 doctors weighed in
Pediatrics 51 years experience
4.6k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
Pediatrics 47 years experience
Not a good idea: It put one of my patients in the hospital with his first ever asthma attack. You have 3 basic choices:risk flu, risk flu mist and hospital trip + shots, get flu shot. The nasal mist lists asthma as a contraindication for use anyway.
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Last updated Oct 23, 2017
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