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Diphtheria Toxoid, Tetanus Toxoid साल्ट से बनी दवाएं:

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Quinvaxem Information

Quinvaxem Benefits & Uses

Quinvaxem is used to treat the following -

  1. Tetanus
  2. Diphtheria

Quinvaxem Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

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Ingredients of Quinvaxem

Diphtheria Toxoid
Tetanus Toxoid

Quinvaxem Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Quinvaxem is used -

  1. Injection Site Allergic Reaction
  2. Weakness
  3. Headache Mild
  4. Fever Mild
  5. Erythema
  6. Angioedema Severe
  7. Bronchospasm
  8. Tenderness to touch
  9. Swelling
  10. Nausea or vomiting
  11. Injection site pain
  12. Drowsiness
  13. Diarrhoea
  14. Loss of appetite
  15. Rash
  16. Chills
  17. Pain or discomfort

Quinvaxem Related Warnings

Is the use of Quinvaxem safe for pregnant women?

Quinvaxem can cause unwanted effects on pregnant women. If you experience any such side effects, stop taking Quinvaxem right away. Take your doctor's advice before taking it again.

Is the use of Quinvaxem safe during breastfeeding?

Quinvaxem is safe for breastfeeding women.

What is the effect of Quinvaxem on the Kidneys?

You can take Quinvaxem without any fear of damage to [Organ].

What is the effect of Quinvaxem on the Liver?

Using Quinvaxem does not have any harmful effects on [Organ].

What is the effect of Quinvaxem on the Heart?

Quinvaxem is not harmful for [Organ].

Severe Interaction of Quinvaxem with Other Drugs

Quinvaxem should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Quinvaxem Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Quinvaxem unless your doctor advises you to do so -

  1. Guillain-Barre Syndrome
  2. Bleeding
  3. Agammaglobulinemia
  4. Cancer
  5. Infections

Frequently asked Questions about Quinvaxem

Is this Quinvaxem habit forming or addictive?

Forming a habit of Quinvaxem has not been reported.

Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

Quinvaxem will not make you feel sleepy or drowsy. So you drive or operate machinery safely.

Is it safe?

Yes, but take Quinvaxem only on doctor's advice.

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

No, Quinvaxem cannot treat any kind of mental disorder.

Quinvaxem Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Quinvaxem

You can take Quinvaxem with food.

Interaction between Alcohol and Quinvaxem

Due to lack of research, nothing can be said about side effects of consuming alcohol while taking Quinvaxem.

This medicine data has been created by -
Md Saadullah
M.Pharma, Pharmacy
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Vikas Chauhan
B.Pharma, Pharmacy
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