Is it safe to have vaccine of swine flu if I am having antibiotic drugs?

Certainly. Being on antibiotics is not a contraindication against getting the flu vaccine. Significant fever/illness could be; however, you should discuss with your doctor and they will administer the flu vaccine if you meet criteria. Take care.

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Could you think the swine flu vaccine is safe (as in you won't die if you get the shot?

Think what you will. I believe in it and got it in september when it came in, just like I do every year. There has already been 4 flu deaths in texas this year from flu, and it looks to be a bad season.The vaccine haters spread lots of rumors, but to me the flu is real and deadly, the vaccine is safe. Read more...

Flu/swine flu vaccine for 10 month old, is it a safe time for this?

Yes. I started giving some to kids over 6 mo starting in september until my supply ran out. Good luck finding some infant doses this late in the season. Read more...

What happened in 1976 with gbs and the swine flu vaccine?

Sl. increase GBS. Guillian-barre syndrom (gbs) is a rare condition causing weakness and even paralysis. It usually heals well. Getting gbs from a vaccine is extremely rare, but in 1976 a slight increase in gbs occurred in people who got the swine flu vaccine. The CDC monitors for gbs associated with any vaccines closely. You chance of complications of flu are far greater than for gbs. Read more...
History. The vaccine was put on the market over the objections of the physician organizations who believed that not enough testing was done. Ongoing surveillance suggested an increase in guillain- barre syndrome with injection of this vaccine, so it was stopped. Read more...

Experts, might someone recommend giving a swine flu vaccine to an autistic child?

Yes. Modern medicine has few cures. Vaccines have been the most dramatic of treatments that we have. Autism due to vaccinations have been disproven multiple times and the researcher who originally proposed this was found to have fabricated his research. Your pcp should advise as to what vaccines are appropriate. Read more...

Is there a swine flu vaccine?

Which one ? The general label "swine flu" has been applied to several strains of flu. A vaccine was developed to the H1N1 that circulated in 2009, and included in several seasonal flu shots since that time. Since other strains have also carried this non-specific label, you need to be more specific for a firm answer. Read more...

Would the swine flu vaccine actually help you?

See below. The swine flu was a specific type of h1n1 flu virus. If the type of h1n1 causing disease matches the type in the vaccine, then yes. Read more...