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Ellicott City, MD
A 60-year-old female asked about a 33-year-old male:

Our son is wondering what the difference is in the 2 flu shot options available egg free or not egg free? do they both protect you the same?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 47 years experience
Yes: This choice is of importance to those with a strong allergy to egg protein that might trigger an immediate allergic response.
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Last updated Oct 3, 2015
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