flu vaccine for
As we age, our bodies change and so do our
immune systems.1 That
High-Dose vaccine is specially formulated
for people 65 years of age and older.2
the only flu vaccine with4 the antigen for a stronger immune RESPONSE2,6
A Higher Dose for a Stronger
Immune Response to the Flu
Than Fluzone Vaccine1
As you get older, your immune system weakens.1
Which means your antibody response after
getting the traditional flu vaccine isn
as it used to be.3,4 Fluzone
High-Dose vaccine is
made for people 65+ and it helps promote a
stronger immune response to the flu than
24.2% more effective than Fluzone vaccine2
Fluzone High-Dose has 4 times the antigen of a regular
flu shot, which helps produce a stronger immune
response to the flu.2,6 In a clinical study, Fluzone
High-Dose vaccine was 24.2% more effective than
Fluzone vaccine in preventing laboratory-confirmed
influenza in people 65 years of age and older.2
Did you know?
Influenza vaccines are updated regularly to keep up with changing FLU viruses.
The Flu Can Be Scary
for People 65+
Getting older means greater risk of complications from the flu.6,7 Each year, approximately 90% of
flu-related deaths and 60% of the flu-related
hospitalizations in the US occur in people
65 years of age and older.6-8 That
important to help protect yourself.2,3 Ask your
doctor or pharmacist if Fluzone High-Dose
vaccine is an option for you.
Ask about Fluzone High-Dose vaccine
Use the Following Questions to Find Out More From Your Doctor or Pharmacist:
s the difference between Fluzone High-Dose
and Fluzone vaccine?
- Should everyone 65 years of age and older get the
higher-dose flu vaccine, or are there some exceptions?
- Are there any precautions I should take when
higher-dose flu vaccine?
- Are there more side effects associated with a
- Is this vaccine covered by Medicare?
Find the Fluzone vaccine for You
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