A 44-year-old female asked:
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i have salt wasting congenital adrenal hyperplasia. i take 1mg prednisolone daily.(i used to be on 4mg daily) is it ok to have the flu vaccination?

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Dr. Tiffanie Noonan
19 years experience Pediatrics
Flu shot...: Patients with CAH should get the flu shot annually.
Answered on Oct 3, 2014

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