Typhivax 0.25 mcg Injection

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Overview

Uses of Typhivax Injection

Typhivax 0.25 mcg Injection is used to prevent typhoid fever.

Typhivax Injection side effects

Common
  • Nausea
  • Diarrhea
  • Fever
  • Headache
  • Rash
  • Urticaria
  • Vomiting
  • Gastrointestinal discomfort

How to use Typhivax Injection

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

How Typhivax Injection works

Typhivax 0.25 mcg Injection is a vaccine which helps develop immunity by initiating a mild infection. This type of infection does not cause illness but stimulates the body's immune system to produce antibodies (proteins) to protect against any future infections.

Typhivax Injection related warnings

Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Typhivax 0.25 mcg 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.
Lactation
No information is available on the use of Typhivax 0.25 mcg Injection during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
Patients experiencing dizziness or other central nervous disturbances, or impairment of vision with Typhivax 0.25 mcg Injection should refrain from driving a vehicle.
Kidney
Typhivax 0.25 mcg Injection is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Typhivax 0.25 mcg Injection may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
Typhivax 0.25 mcg Injection is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Typhivax 0.25 mcg Injection may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Typhivax Injection?

If you miss a dose of Typhivax 0.25 mcg Injection, please consult your doctor.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
No alternate brands found for this medicine

Expert Advice

  • Do not take vaccination if you are suffering from fever or infection.
  • Take typhoid Vi polysaccharide vaccine 2 weeks prior to traveling to an area at risk. 
  • Inform your doctor if you have any immune problems like HIV (human immunodeficiency virus) infection, cancer or if you are taking medicines that affect your immune system.
  • Tell your doctor if you have blood clotting problems, high grade fever with infection.
  • Seek immediate medical attention if you develop any allergic reactions. 
  • Tell your doctor if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
  • It should not take if patient is allergic to purified Vi polysaccharide typhoid vaccine or any of its ingredients.
  • Infants and children up to 2 years of age.
  • Patients with high grade fever and infection.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Typhivax with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Healgraft
LIFE-THREATENING
Brand(s): Thioprinz
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Stoin, Marantin, Notian
MINOR
Brand(s): Antep, C Lep, Ametol
MINOR

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Typhivax

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Dear sir / madam i am having diabetes . 6 months earlier i had jondice and currently i am having typhoid fever . Kindly tell me what to take to lessen the ryphoid fever
Dr. Ankur Kumar Tanwar
Ayurveda
Use,ayur tab ,livozyme syp,sudarshan vati
My niece is suffered from thypoid fever, i dont no what kind of food he can taken?, he is age of 4-5 yrs.
Dr. Rahul Yadav
Child Specialist
Hello, there are no restrictions on diet while undergoing treatment for typhoid fever. Please increase intake of water and fluids.Please complete full treatment for typhoid fever.
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Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 26th Dec 2018.
The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.
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Sanofi House, CTS No.117-B, L&T Business Park, Saki Vihar Road, Powai, Mumbai 400072
MRP
290
0.5 ml in 1 vial
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