Swine Flu Vaccine:What Is Swine Flu?
Swine Flu, a respiratory disease caused by a virus called as H1N1 virus is a fatal contagious disease that affects individuals of all ages across the world with a single attempt. Prior this virus used to found only in the respiratory tracts of pigs, but now H1N1 virus started circulating in humans too, where it enters into the human system only with improper eating of pork products.
This respiratory disease produces same symptoms in pigs as like that of human flu symptoms in humans, like nasal secretions, cough, loss appetite and listless behavior.
Why swine flu is infecting the humans and what are the main causes of swine flu?
Few of the main causes of swine flu are Influenza A virus which is designated as H1N1 virus and influenza A (H3N2) virus, and the major causes of illness in humans with this disease are Avian or bird flu.
Side effects of H1N1 Vaccine
• pain, swelling and redness at the injection site
• muscle and joint pain
How the swine flu is spread? The transmission of this disease is through saliva or mucus particles that are spread via sneezing, coughing or by touching the germ covered surface of infected person eyes and nose.
Symptoms of Swine Flu
• sore throat
• nasal secretions
• fatigue and headache
• Nausea, vomiting, and diarrhea.
Diagnosing Swine Flu or treating the Swine Flu
The only way to diagnose Swine Flu is by having the H1N1 swine flu vaccination, which can be available at government, recognized vaccination centers as like MM international health clinic swine flu vaccination centre at Hyderabad. To prevent Swine Flu few precautions that need to e followed are wearing gloves and/or gowns, using of eye protectors and wearing face masks
One of the best known and recommended medication for Swine Flu is “Tamiflu”, to get recovered from Swine Flu infection.