Hepatitis B Vaccine (rDNA)
Information about Hepatitis B Vaccine (rDNA)
Hepatitis B Vaccine (rDNA) Uses
Hepatitis B Vaccine (rDNA) is used for prevention of Hepatitis B infection.
How Hepatitis B Vaccine (rDNA) works
Hepatitis B Vaccine (rDNA) 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.
Common side effects of Hepatitis B Vaccine (rDNA)
Neuropathy, Pain, Paralysis, Abdominal pain, Anaphylactic reaction, Angioedema (swelling of deeper layers of skin), Convulsion, Diarrhea, Dizziness, Fatigue, Fever, Headache, Decreased blood pressure, Itching, Feeling of discomfort, Meningitis, Muscle pain, Nausea, Rash, Erythema (skin redness), Vomiting, Weakness
Available Medicine for Hepatitis B Vaccine (rDNA)
GeneVac-BSerum Institute Of India Ltd
₹40 to ₹8043 variant(s)
HeparelReliance Life Sciences
Cefvac- BCipla Ltd
Revac-B McfBharat Biotech
₹38 to ₹762 variant(s)
Elovac-BIndian Immunologicals Ltd
₹51 to ₹1622 variant(s)
Shanvac-BSanofi India Ltd
₹60 to ₹1713 variant(s)
HebexglobFusion Healthcare Pvt Ltd
Biovac BWockhardt Ltd
G VacSerum Institute Of India Ltd
Expert advice for Hepatitis B Vaccine (rDNA)
- Inform your doctor before taking the vaccine if you have a weakened immune system due to cancer, use of anti-cancer drugs, dialysis or HIV infection.
- Inform your doctor before taking the vaccine if you are old, obese or if you smoke.
- Tell your doctor if you fainted during earlier vaccination with hepatitis B or if you have problems with blood clotting or if you have hepatitis B infection or live in an area prone to hepatitis B infection.
- Do not drive or operate heavy machinery as the vaccine may make you feel dizzy.
- Tell your doctor if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
- Do not take if allergic to hepatitis B or any other vaccines or any of its ingredients.
- Do not take if having fever.