Fluzone (Influenza Virus Vaccine) for intramuscular injection, Fluzone High-Dose (Influenza Virus Vaccine) for intramuscular injection, and Fluzone Intradermal (Influenza Virus Vaccine) for intradermal injection are inactivated influenza virus vaccines, prepared from influenza viruses propagated in embryonated chicken eggs. The virus-containing allantoic fluid is harvested and inactivated with formaldehyde.
Tuesday, September 20, 2011
CVS Grim Reaper Promotes Flu Shot?
The picture might be funny if there weren't toxic ingredients like formaldehyde in these flu vaccines. I haven't checked out the 2011 package inserts, but I did an intensive analysis on this blog for various flu vaccines in 2009 and 2010.
Here is the package insert information from one such 2011 flu vaccine called Fluzone® by Sanofi Pasteur.