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Can I still get the varicella vaccine if I am allergic to eggs?

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Dr. Barbara Stark Baxter
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
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In brief: Egg allergy/ vaccine

A lot of research has been done on giving flu vaccines to egg-allergic kids, and the conclusion is that it is safe.
Current cdc guidelines do not state any warnings about eggs related to the varicella vaccine: www.Cdc.Gov/vaccines/vpd-vac/ should-not-vacc.Htm.

In brief: Egg allergy/ vaccine

A lot of research has been done on giving flu vaccines to egg-allergic kids, and the conclusion is that it is safe.
Current cdc guidelines do not state any warnings about eggs related to the varicella vaccine: www.Cdc.Gov/vaccines/vpd-vac/ should-not-vacc.Htm.
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