MENACTRA INJECTION

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Primarily used for

Potentiallyunsafewith
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Pregnancy
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4950
₹4950.0/injection
1 ML in 1 vial
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Substitutes for MENACTRA

No substitutes found for this medicine

Medicine Overview of MENACTRA INJECTION

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Uses of MENACTRA INJECTION

Menactra injection is used to prevent meningococcal disease.
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Side effects of MENACTRA INJECTION

Common

Dizziness, Injection site reaction, Fatigue, Headache.

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How to use MENACTRA INJECTION

Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.

How MENACTRA INJECTION works

Menactra injection is a vaccine.It helps develop immunity by initiating a mild infection. This type of infection does not cause illness, but it does stimulate the body's immune system to produce antibodies to protect against any future infections.

In Depth Information on MENACTRA INJECTION

Expert advice for MENACTRA INJECTION

  • Do not take meningococcal vaccine in acute infections. 
  • Do not take meningococcal vaccine > 25 mg of oral dose.
  • Tell your doctor if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding. 
  • Do not take if patient is allergic to meningococcal vaccine or any of its ingredients. 
  • Do not give if patients exhibiting severe allergic reactions to a preceding dose of vaccine.
  • Patient with sickle cell disease (a group of disorders that affects haemoglobin) or without a working spleen
Warnings
Special precautions for MENACTRA INJECTION
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Menactra injection may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
CAUTION
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Kidney
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
MYCOMUNE 500MG TABLET, MOFETYL S 360MG TABLET, IMMUTIL 500MG TABLET, MOFILET 250MG TABLET

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Meningococcal Vaccine (Group A, C, Y & W-135), please consult your doctor.

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