It is now time to pre-book your Fluvirin Flu Vaccine for the 2011 flu season with Express Medical Supplies. Fluvirin is a preventative treatment made from an inactivated influenza virus which is injected intramuscularly. Fluvirin helps protect patients four years of age and older from subtypes A and B of the Influenza virus. The CDC states that the best way to prevent Influenza is to be vaccinated. Let Fluvirin be the preventative treatment used by your office to stop the Flu before it has the chance to stop you.
Who needs Fluvirin?
Influenza can affect anyone; however, some may be at higher risk than others. Those listed by the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) as having a higher risk include:
- Children younger than 5
- Adults 65 years of age or older
- Women who are pregnant
The CDC also listed people with certain medical conditions to be at a higher risk. These conditions include:
- Asthma patients
- People suffereing from neurological disorders including the brain, spinal cord, and peripheral nerve
- Blood, Endocrine, Kidney, Liver, and Metabolic Disorders
- Those with weaker immune systems as a result of diseases such as HIV/AIDS and cancer
The Basics on Influenza
Influenza, more commonly known as the Flu, is a contagious illness of the body’s respiratory system caused by the Influenza virus. When one becomes infected with the virus, they may see symptoms such as fever, headaches, sore throat, muscle and body pain, extreme fatigue, and vomiting. If the Flu is left untreated, it can range in severity and has the possibility to lead to death.
Prevent the Flu, Use Fluvirin
Visit Express Medical Supplies today to pre-order your Fluvirin for the upcoming 2011 Flu season. You may Visit us online or call us at 888-886-6337 to place your order with one of our customer service agents. We will be happy to assist you with the order process to insure that the 2011 Flu season is a success.