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Dr. Ronald Krauser
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Infanrix (Overview)

Infanrix is an immunization which is a kind of immune system affecting drug.


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For what purpose doctor give infanrix?

For what purpose doctor give infanrix?

Infanrix: Is a vaccine indicated for active immunization against diphtheria, tetanus & pertussis, given in 5 dose series to infants & children 6 weeks to 7 years of age. ...Read more

Dr. Ronald Krauser
7 doctors shared insights

Infanrix (Overview)

Infanrix is an immunization which is a kind of immune system affecting drug.


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What happens when an adult gets infanrix?

Tdap vs dtap: Infanrix is diptheria, tetanus and acellular pertussis and is a vaccine made for 4 and under. Tdap is tetanus, diptheria, and acellular pertussis for 11y of age and older, including adults. There would be no reason an adult should receive dtap instead of tdap. The alternative for an adult would be td. ...Read more

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What happens when an adult gets infanrix?

Tdap vs dtap: Infanrix is diptheria, tetanus and acellular pertussis and is a vaccine made for 4 and under. Tdap is tetanus, diptheria, and acellular pertussis for 11y of age and older, including adults. There would be no reason an adult should receive dtap instead of tdap. The alternative for an adult would be td. ...Read more

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For what purpose doctor give infanrix?

Infanrix: Is a vaccine indicated for active immunization against diphtheria, tetanus & pertussis, given in 5 dose series to infants & children 6 weeks to 7 years of age. ...Read more

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Anything bad happen if you take extra doses of infanrix vaccine?

Anything bad happen if you take extra doses of infanrix vaccine?

Not really: Getting extra doses may increase the local side effects, but generally it just adds a bit more of an immunity boost. ...Read more

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My baby is 2 months old and he had today his first vaccination(infanrix hexa).How often should i check him during night for fever?Every 2-3hours?

My baby is 2 months old and he had today his first vaccination(infanrix hexa).How often should i check him during night for fever?Every 2-3hours?

Vaccination: That sounds good, however I would make it practical. It is probably sufficient to check the baby every time you feed the baby. Remember you are mother who has to care of your precious baby and you want to make sure that you get some rest too! in order to care for your baby ...Read more

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