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Medicine Overview of MMR VACCINE

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Uses of Measles Virus Vaccine

Measles Virus Vaccine is used to prevent measles.
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Side effects of Measles Virus Vaccine

Common

Vomiting, Nausea, Application site redness of skin, Application site irritation, Muscle pain, Joint pain, Diarrhoea, Fever, Dizziness, Headache.

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How to use Measles Virus Vaccine

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

How MMR VACCINE works

Measles virus vaccine 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 .
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Uses of Rubella (German Measles)

Rubella (German Measles) is used to prevent rubella.
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Side effects of Rubella (German Measles)

Common

Pharyngitis, Fever, Rash.

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How to use Rubella (German Measles)

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

How MMR VACCINE works

Rubella (german measles) 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 MMR VACCINE

Expert advice for Measles Virus Vaccine

  • Exercise caution while using measles vaccine in children <12 months.
  • Do not use measles vaccine for children less than 6 months of age.
  • Women should avoid becoming pregnant for at least 3 months after receiving measles virus vaccine.
  • Tell your doctor if you have an infection, a tumor, human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection, a history of seizures or head injury, or a family history of seizures or weak immune system.
  • Tell your doctor if you have had a recent blood or plasma transfusion, or have received immune globulin or are due to receive a tuberculin test, as measles vaccine may decrease its effectiveness.
  • Do not drive or operate machinery as measles vaccine may cause dizziness.
  • Tell your doctor if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
  • Do not take if allergic to measles virus vaccine or any of its ingredients.
  • Do not take if having weak immune, blood problems, cancer affecting the blood or bone marrow (eg, leukemia), a fever, or tuberculosis (TB) infection.
  • Do not consume if taking immunosuppressant’s (medications that suppresses the body’s immune response).
  • Do not take if Pregnant.

Expert advice for Rubella (German Measles)

  • Inform your doctor if you have received immunoglobulin or underwent blood transfusion in last 3 months.
  • Inform your doctor if you have any immune system diseases like human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection, or if you are taking medicines that affect your immune system as the decision for vaccination will depend upon your immune responses.
  • Women of child-bearing age who have not received 2 doses of a rubella-containing vaccine or who do not have a positive antibody test for rubella should take rubella immunisation. However pregnancy should be excluded. 
  • Exercise caution in children with a history of cerebral injury or fits or thrombocytopenia (deficiency of platelets in the blood).  
  • Avoid pregnancy for 3 months following vaccination with measles, mumps, rubella, and/or varicella vaccines.  
  • Do not take if patient is allergic to rubella vaccine or any of its ingredients.
  • Do not given to patients with family history of congenital or hereditary immunodeficiency. 
  • Do not given to patients receiving immunosuppressive drugs.
 
Warnings
Special precautions for MMR VACCINE
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Mmr vaccine 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
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
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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.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for MMR VACCINE

Frequently asked questions for Measles Virus Vaccine

Q. Is measles a live virus vaccine?
Yes, the measles virus vaccine is a live vaccine, which consists of the non-infectious (avirulent) portion of the virus.

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