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Adacel

PATIENT INFORMATION

Before administration of Adacel vaccine, health-care providers should inform the patient,-parent or guardian of the benefits and risks of the vaccine and the importance of receiving recommended booster dose unless a contraindication to further immunization exists.

The health-care provider should inform the patient, parent or guardian about the potential for adverse reactions that have been temporally associated with Adacel vaccine or other vaccines containing similar components. The health-care provider should provide the Vaccine Information Statements (VISs) that are required by the National Childhood Vaccine Injury Act of 1986 to be given with each immunization. The patient, parent or guardian should be instructed to report any serious adverse reactions to their health-care provider.

Pregnancy Exposure Registry [See Use In Specific Populations]

Last reviewed on RxList: 10/6/2014
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.

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