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-shipping delay with DIRECT orders from Merck, starting April 26th and 27th. Order shipping returns to normal on May 1, 2017. Learn More
At the June 22 meeting of the ACIP, preliminary data were shared regarding the effectiveness of FluMist® Quadrivalent during the 2015-2016 influenza season. Based on a review of these data, the
ACIP issued an interim recommendation that FluMist Quadrivalent should not be used in any setting for the 2016-2017 influenza season. This decision was based on CDC vaccine effectiveness study results from the last three influenza seasons, in which FluMist Quadrivalent did not demonstrate statistically significant effectiveness in children 2-17 years of age in the US. Learn More
On June 22, 2016, ACIP voted to recommend that LAIV should not be used in any setting during the upcoming 2016-2017 influenza season.
Due to this unexpected change, which should appear in an upcoming MMWR, Sanofi Pasteur will produce additional Fluzone for the 2016 - 2017 season. Learn More