What would you like to do?

What is the Difference between chickenpox vaccine and influenza vaccine?

already exists.

Would you like to merge this question into it?

already exists as an alternate of this question.

Would you like to make it the primary and merge this question into it?

exists and is an alternate of .

the chicken pox and influenza are completely different viruses so they need different vaccinations to prevent them, in other words the difference between the two vaccinations is that they prevent different diseases
2 people found this useful
Thanks for the feedback!

What is in chickenpox vaccine?

You have live, attenuated viruses in the chicken pox vaccine.

Does chickenpox vaccine cure chickenpox?

Chickenpox vaccine prevents, but does not cure, chickenpox. However, chickenpox vaccine can be giving within five days of exposure to reduce the risk of developing the disease

What does the chickenpox vaccine do?

Like other vaccines, the chickenpox vaccine prevents children from  contracting the virus that causes chickenpox. Chickenpox is  harmless to most children but can be deadly

What is the difference between vaccine and vaccination?

A vaccine is the medicine used to prevent specific infections. A vaccination is how the medicine is given to you. "I'm wondering, what are the ingredients in the flu vacci

What is the difference between a vaccine and a vaccination?

"a "vaccine" is the thing you get vaccinated WITH.. a "vaccination" is the process of being vaccinated." WRONG the real answer is that vaccinations are naturally weakened for

Can you get chickenpox vaccine if you never had chickenpox?

Yes. Because then u can't get the chicken poxs. And that's good! Chicken poxs suck! I imagine. I'm 9 and I had the vaxcine and I hadn't had it. And I never will. So yes get th

Can you get chickenpox if you had the vaccine?

Perhaps. It takes a few weeks for the immune system to build up a protection, so if you are exposed very soon after the vaccine, it is possible.

When do you get chickenpox vaccine?

The recommendations in the US are to get the first dose between 12 and 15 months old, and the second dose between ages 4 and 6 years. It can also be used to prevent infection

What vaccines are for influenza?

For the 2012-2013 flu season in the US: This year's trivalent seasonal flu vaccines will protect against the following three strains of influenza: Type A/California/7/2009 (