Flu Vaccine 2020-2021. 2020-2021 Flu Season Because of the COVID-19 pandemic reducing the spread of respiratory illnesses like flu this winter is more important than ever. The first is a quadrivalent high-dose vaccine licensed for use in adults 65 years and older.
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Because the 20202021 influenza season will coincide with the coronavirus disease 2019 COVID-19 pandemic vaccination of people six months and older is of particular importance to reduce.
For the 2020-2021 flu season the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices ACIP recommends annual influenza flu vaccination for everyone 6 months and older with any licensed influenza vaccine that is appropriate for the recipients age and health status including inactivated influenza vaccine IIV recombinant influenza vaccine RIV or live attenuated nasal spray influenza vaccine LAIV4 with no preference expressed for any one vaccine over another. Recommendations for the composition of influenza virus vaccines for use in the 2020-2021 northern hemisphere influenza season. By influenza virus subtypes A and types B contained in the. The injectable Fluzone Quadrivalent 2020-2021 flu shot is a killed virus vaccine.