"A new report provides details on 45 individuals from 13 countries who developed a chronic ailment soon after receiving the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine.
After a mean period of 4 years after HPV vaccination, 43 of these individua"...
A severe allergic reaction (eg, anaphylaxis) after a previous dose of DECAVAC vaccine or any other tetanus toxoid or diphtheria toxoid containing vaccine or any other component of this vaccine is a contraindication to administration of DECAVAC vaccine. [See DESCRIPTION] Because of uncertainty as to which component of the vaccine may be responsible, no further vaccination with diphtheria or tetanus components should be carried out. Alternatively, such individuals may be referred to an allergist for evaluation if further immunizations are to be considered.This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
Last reviewed on RxList: 9/29/2014
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