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How is the H1N1 vaccine given and is there more than 1 shot required?

In Topics: H1N1 Flu (Swine Flu)
> 60 days ago

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Wayne Yankus
Nov 10, 2009
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the H1N1 vaccine is given by live mist into the nose for those older than 2 years or it is given by injection which is a killed virus from six months and older. Under ten years old, two doses are given one month apart.

Wayne Yankus, MD, FAAP
expert panelist: pediatrics
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