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New Quadrivalent Flu Vaccine Approved — Physician’s First Watch

Medical News |
June 11, 2013

New Quadrivalent Flu Vaccine Approved

By the Editors

Fluzone Quadrivalent influenza vaccine has been FDA approved for people aged 6 months and up for the 2013–2014 flu season, according to the manufacturer. The intramuscular vaccine is the only quadrivalent flu immunization approved for use in very young children. It will contain two A and two B influenza strains.

Last year's intramuscular flu vaccine was trivalent.

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