Meningitis Act Injection
Sanofi India Ltd
Composition for Meningitis Act NA Injection
Primarily used for
1 Injection in 1 vial
Medicine Overview of Meningitis Act Injection
Uses of Meningitis Act Injection
Meningitis Act Injection is used to prevent Meningococcal disease.
Side effects of Meningitis Act Injection
Dizziness, Injection site reaction, Fatigue, Headache.
How to use Meningitis Act Injection
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.
How Meningitis Act Injection works
Meningitis act 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 Meningitis Act Injection
Expert advice for Meningitis Act 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
Special precautions for Meningitis Act Injection
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Meningitis Act Injection may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.+more
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....
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.
Meningitis Act Injection should be used with caution during+more
lactation. Breast feeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eliminated from her body....
Meningitis Act Injection may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, ti+more
red, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive....
There is limited information available on the use of Meningi+more
tis Act Injection in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor....
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
If you miss a dose of Meningococcal Vaccine (Group A, C, Y & W-135), please consult your doctor.
Substitutes for Meningitis Act
No substitutes found for this medicine