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Can you get sick with the flu shot?
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Dr. Ralph Morgan Lewis
Family Medicine
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In brief: Not with the flu
You may experience flu-like symptoms while your body's immune system is responding to the vaccine challenge, but the vaccines usually are a killed virus (there is a weakened live virus form available to healthy persons between 2-49 y/o).

In brief: Not with the flu
You may experience flu-like symptoms while your body's immune system is responding to the vaccine challenge, but the vaccines usually are a killed virus (there is a weakened live virus form available to healthy persons between 2-49 y/o).
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