Vaccines, Blood & Biologics
Influenza Virus Vaccine for the 2005-2006 Season
2005/2006 Season Lot Release Status (as of January 3, 2006)
Flu vaccine lots that have been released by FDA and are available for distribution by the manufacturers.
For information on flu vaccine distribution schedules, please contact the manufacturers directly.
|Manufacturer||Total Number of Lots Released by FDA|
Swiftwater, PA 18370-0187
Chiron Vaccines Ltd
4560 Horton Street
Emeryville, CA 94608-2916
fax: (510) 655-9910
2301 Renaissance Blvd
King of Prussia, PA 19406-2772
fax: (610) 787-7777
MedImmune Vaccines, Inc
297 North Bernardo Ave
Mountain View, CA 94043
The trivalent influenza vaccine prepared for the 2005-2006 season will include A/New Caledonia/20/99 (H1N1)-like virus; A/California/7/2003 (H3N2)-like virus; and B/Shanghai/361/2002-like virus. Vaccines produced for the 2004-2005 season are now past their expiration dates. It is recommended that vaccine not be used beyond the labeled expiration date.