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Is there anyone who should not have the flu vaccine?

The majority of people are safe to have the flu vaccine, but there are a small number of people who may not be able to. This includes

  • People who have had a serious allergic reaction to a flu vaccine in the past.
  • People who have an egg allergy may be restricted in which vaccine they can have. Find out more on this here.
  • Anyone displaying a high temperature.

More frequently asked questions on the flu vaccine


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