Children may be eligible to participate in a research study evaluating the effects of fever reducing medicines on fever and protection from the flu following the routine flu vaccine.
Qualifying participants receive:
Compensation for time and travel for completed visits
Your child may be eligible for this study if he/she:
Is healthy (may have a history of fever associated seizures)
12 through 35 months of age
Has previously received at least 2 doses of the flu vaccine
What is involved:
Acetaminophen (tylenol) medication or placebo during the 24 hours after flu vaccine
Recording temperatures and symptoms the day of and day following flu vaccine
2 study visits with blood draws and one phone call visit
For more information, contact Lynn Harrington at 919-620-5353.