Quick Answer: Can Flu Shot Be Given With Other Vaccines?

Which two vaccines need to be separated by at least 28 days if not given simultaneously?

For persons with anatomic or functional asplenia and/or HIV, PCV13 should be administered first and MenACWY-D 4 weeks later.

In patients recommended to receive both PCV13 and PPSV23, the 2 vaccines should not be administered simultaneously (28)..

Do you need all 3 HPV shots?

For people ages 15-45, the HPV vaccine is 3 separate shots. The second shot is given 2 months after the first, and the third shot is given 4 months after the second shot. So, in all, it takes about 6 months to get all 3 shots. For people ages 9-14, you only need to get 2 shots.

Can I get HPV vaccine at 30?

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced last week that Gardasil 9, the HPV vaccine, is now approved for use in people ages 27 to 45.

How effective is the flu shot this year?

CDC’s influenza vaccination coverage reports show that overall flu vaccination coverage (among people 6 months and older) during 2019-2020 increased from the previous season to nearly 52%.

Is pneumonia vaccine same as flu vaccine?

These 23 types cause about 9 out of every 10 infections caused by pneumococcus bacteria. PPV can safely be given at the same time as the seasonal flu vaccine and the shingles vaccine. The vaccine does not contain any live bacteria, and cannot cause pneumococcal disease. Only one type of PPV is used in the UK.

How many vaccines can be given at once?

All vaccines can be administered at the same visit*. There is no upper limit for the number of vaccines that can be administered during one visit. ACIP and AAP consistently recommend that all needed vaccines be administered during an office visit. Vaccination should not be deferred because multiple vaccines are needed.

Who should avoid live vaccines?

Severely immunocompromised persons generally should not receive live vaccines (3). Because of the theoretical risk to the fetus, women known to be pregnant generally should not receive live, attenuated virus vaccines (4).

Can flu vaccine and Pneumovax be given together?

You Can Get Influenza and Either Pneumococcal Vaccine at the Same Time. You can get either pneumococcal vaccine (but not both) when you get the influenza (flu) vaccine. While you don’t need a pneumococcal vaccine every year, it is important to get a flu vaccine each flu season.

Which vaccines use live virus?

Currently available live attenuated viral vaccines are measles, mumps, rubella, vaccinia, varicella, zoster (which contains the same virus as varicella vaccine but in much higher amount), yellow fever, rotavirus, and influenza (intranasal).

Can you give two live vaccines at the same time?

The only time you have to wait is when two LIVE vaccines are not given at the same visit; then you need to wait at least 4 weeks to give the second live vaccine.

Can you give 2 vaccines in the same arm?

Do not mix separate vaccines in the same syringe. If more than one vaccine is being administered to the same limb, injection sites should be 1 to 2 inches apart so that any reactions can be determined.

What medical conditions require pneumonia vaccine?

Chronic heart disease. Chronic liver disease. Chronic lung disease, including chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, emphysema, and asthma. Diabetes mellitus.

Which vaccines should not be given together?

of Different Vaccines If live parenteral (injected) vaccines (MMR, MMRV, varicella, zoster, and yellow fever) and live intranasal influenza vaccine (LAIV) are not administered at the same visit, they should be separated by at least 4 weeks.

Who should not get the HPV vaccine?

People who should not have the HPV vaccine are: people with a yeast allergy. pregnant women: however research has shown no significant effect on you or your baby if you have the vaccine and later find out you are pregnant. people with a bleeding disorder: they should talk to their doctor before having any vaccine.

Can flu shot and pneumonia vaccine be given in same arm?

When to Get the Vaccine If it’s flu season, you can even get a pneumonia vaccine at the same time that you get a flu vaccine, as long as you receive each shot in a different arm.

What are the contraindications for live vaccines?

Two conditions are temporary contraindications to vaccination with live vaccines: pregnancy and immunosuppression.

Can different vaccines be given together?

Combination vaccines have been in use in the United States since the mid-1940s. Examples of combination vaccines are: DTap (diphtheria-tetanus-pertussis), trivalent IPV (three strains of inactivated polio vaccine), MMR (measles-mumps-rubella), DTap-Hib, and Hib-Hep B.

Can I get flu shot and HPV shot together?

Can HPV vaccine be administered at the same time as other vaccines? Yes, administration of a different inactivated or live vaccine, either at the same visit or at any time before or after HPV vaccine, is acceptable because HPV is not a live vaccine.