H1n1 asthma pneumonia shot

A new influenza subtype is novel H1N1, or swine flu, first identified in April 2009 . study proved that the flu shot is safe for people with asthma.5. The second For example, in 1918, Spanish influenza, a strain of H1N1 influenza A, caused influenza pneumonia, and exacerbation of asthma with wheezing and There are two vaccines available: a trivalent, inactivated vaccine (TIV) and a live,

Experts discuss the risk of swine flu complications faced by asthma patients. Both swine flu and asthma attack the airways, and having both conditions makes people particularly vulnerable to severe . Flu Shot Facts: Types, Side Effects

20 Oct 2009 Dr. Jennifer Ashton Explains What To Do If You Have H1N1 and Asthma. underlying condition, to get the H1N1 vaccine in shot form - not the nasal spray. If you have asthma and get flu-like symptoms, Ashton said, call the (Note: For the 2010-2011 flu season, the flu vaccine does include protection against the 2009 H1N1 pandemic virus and 2 other flu viruses.) For more H1N1 flu Also, update and refill all asthma medications, A vaccine against novel H1N1 flu is also being

Influenza and Pneumonia - American Lung Association

17 Aug 2010 In 2009, a novel strain of the H1N1 influenza A virus, which evolved in . Studies of the effectiveness of the pneumococcal vaccine in patients 28 Oct 2009 Asthma is more common in children than in adults, and swine flu seems of the H1N1 vaccine, people with asthma should wait for the vaccine

19 Nov 2009 Flu Information for Patients and Parents of Patients with Asthma The 2009 H1N1 flu shot is not the same as the shot for seasonal flu 3 Oct 2009 Pneumonia Vaccine May Decrease Swine Flu Death Risk for Those With disease, diabetes, lung disease, asthma, or other chronic diseases