food interaction for PREVENAR 13
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pregnancy interaction for PREVENAR 13
lactation interaction for PREVENAR 13
Either animal studies have shown adverse effect on fetus and there are no human studies or studies in human and animals are not available. It should be given only if potential benefits justifies risk to the fetus. Please consult your doctor.
SALT INFORMATION for PREVENAR 13Pneumococcal Polysaccharide Vaccine(NA)
How it works
Common side effects
SUBSTITUTES for PREVENAR 13No substitutes found
Expert advice for PREVENAR 13
- Tell your doctor if you have human immunodeficiency virus infection or acquired immune deficiency syndrome (HIV/AIDS), sickle cell disease, kidney disease, history of organ or bone marrow transplant or are receiving chemotherapy.
- Tell your doctor if you are receiving chemotherapy.
- Ensure to inform your doctor if you have received a pneumococcal vaccine within the past 3 to 5 years as a second dose can be given 5 years after the first dose.
- Tell your doctor if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
- Do not take if allergic to pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine or any of its ingredients.
- Do not give to Children <2 years.
Frequently asked questions for PREVENAR 13
Pneumococcal Polysaccharide Vaccine
Q. When is pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine given?
Pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine is given in between the age of 2 to 65. In certain cases when a second dose is recommended, it should be given 5 years after the first dose. Please follow your doctor’s advice regarding dosing schedule.