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#1 cberns

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Posted 11 December 2012 - 09:15 PM

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If I am taking Amantadine already, should I still get my flu shot?

I am also on Azilect and Neupro.

Thanks.

#2 Dr. Okun

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Posted 12 December 2012 - 09:05 AM

Yes, amantadine was declared ineffective against the flu by the CDC a few years ago. Still get that flu shot!
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