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Allergy to any component of Tuberculin Purified Protein Derivative (Mantoux) - TUBERSOL (tuberculin purified protein) ®, (see components listed in DESCRIPTION) or an allergic reaction to a previous test of TUBERSOL (tuberculin purified protein) ® are contraindications to the use of TUBERSOL (tuberculin purified protein) ®.
TUBERSOL (tuberculin purified protein) ® should not be administered to persons who previously experienced a severe reaction (eg. vesiculation, ulceration or necrosis) because of the severity of reactions that may occur at the test site.
Last reviewed on RxList: 1/30/2009
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
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