I think you should speak with your child's doctor about the egg allergy. Does your child have a documented allergic reaction or hypersensitivity to egg or egg products? If so, he may not qualify for the vaccine or at least should be evaluated by an allergist before giving it to him. Either way, if someone in the family is at risk for getting the flu, I always recommend that the entire family be vaccinated if possible, so that the exposure in that household is kept to a minimum.
Flu Shot and Allergies
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