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Gardasil For Men
Gardisil for men: Yes it is recommended for boys and girls and men and women it is given to prevent human papiloma virus infection in men and women, as this can be passed by sexual intercourse.This vaccine prevent cancer of cervix in women and certain mouth cancers in men and women as well. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Would like to find Doctor or pharmacy that will administer per patient request Gardasil 9 Vaccine for men over age of 26 in my area , Reno, NV 89503?
Good luck: This site does not have access to your local medical or pharmacy information .Pick up a phone and call around. Since that vaccine has a raw cost from suppliers of > $200/dose for each of the 3 doses, expect to pay up front if you find someone that will give it.Factor in the cost of providing a trained professional to give it and the pharmacy markup. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can immunocompromised 27th year old man get HPV vaccine gardasil or cervarix who has no history of sexual activity?
Gardasil indications: Merck, the vaccine manufacturer, recommends vaccination for people age 9-26 years for prevention of some of the strains of HPV that cause genital warts and certain cancers. It will not treat the infection if it has already been transmitted, but may offer protection from getting infected with other strains. ...Read more
Depends: When the first dose is given, there is some evidence of immunity within 3 months. However, it is important to get all three doses according to the appropriate schedule in order to get complete protection. The best time to get the vaccine is in the early teens before the patient has had any sexual activity. ...Read more