Active immunisation of adults, pregnant women & childn from 6 mth for prevention of flu disease caused by 2 influenza A virus subtypes & 2 influenza B virus types. Passive protection of infants <6 mth & born to women vaccinated during pregnancy.
Anaphylactic reaction. Not to be inj intravascularly. Thrombocytopaenia or bleeding disorder; syncope. Insufficient Ab response in patients w/ endogenous or iatrogenic immunosuppression. Interference w/ serological testing. Infants <6 mth.