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Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Studies in breastfeeding mothers have demonstrated that there is significant and documented risk to the infant based on human experience, or it is a medication that has a high risk of causing significant damage to an infant. The risk of using the drug in breastfeeding women clearly outweighs any possible benefit from breastfeeding. The drug is contraindicated in women who are breastfeeding an infant.
Typical usage: For routine immunization in all children and adults. 3 doses at interval of 3-4 weeks. Booster dose should be given after one year and then every 10 years. In non-immunized or inadequately immunized individuals the toxoid should be given after any injury. For routine immuniziation it is given as a part of Triple Antigen (DPT)
Side Effects: Nausea, stomach upset, skin rash, acute toxicity.
Drug Interaction: Tell your doctor of all the medications you take (prescription and nonprescription) especially of: probenecid, tetracyclines, allopurinol. This drug may interfere with the effectiveness of birth control pills. Discuss using other methods of birth control with your doctor. This medication can affect the results of some diabetic urine testing products (cupric sulfate-type). Consult your doctor or pharmacist for recommendations. Do not start or stop any medicine without doctor or pharmacist approval.
Mechanism Of Action: Vaccine