Is the nasal spray as effective and safe as the needle one?...

Question: 

Is the nasal spray as effective and safe as the needle one?

Answer: 

Canada's National Advisory Committee on Immunization determined that yes, Flumist nasal spray and the injected influenza vaccine provide similar protection against influenza. All the available flu vaccines are very safe. You can find more information about influenza here.

ImmunizeBC Nurse

 

Date last updated: 
Saturday, Oct 17, 2020