What is the Difference between chickenpox vaccine and influenza vaccine?

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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
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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 fromcontracting the virus that causes chickenpox. Chickenpox isharmless to most children but can be deadly and ca

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 va

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 weake

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

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

Is there a chickenpox vaccine?

Yes, there is a vaccine for chickenpox (medical name varicella) as well as for shingles. Yes. It is called the varicella vaccine.

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

What is the connection between varicella and the chickenpox vaccine?

Varicella Zoster is a type of herpes virus that is commonly the cause of chickenpox. The chickenpox vaccine, often called the Varicella vaccine, is a live virus vaccine to pr