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Is It Bad To Take The Gardasil Shot If Pregnant
If you're pregnant or planning to get pregnant, there are many things you can do to give your baby a healthy start: Regular prenatal visits along with laboratory testing, ultrasounds, prenatal vitamins and immunizations (like the flu shot and whopping cough booster). Now's the time to eat healthy, stay hydrated, and ...Read more
Category B: The fda grades the risk involved with any medication exposure during pregnancy from a(no risk) to d (risk seen) and x never ever use. Gardasil is rated a b , indicating that no specific issues are known & animal studies show no problems but not enough data on human experience is available to give it an a. Those found pregnant after starting the series should defer completion until after delivery. ...Read more
Yes.: Gardasil is a vaccine against certain strains of human papilloma virus (hpv). It prevents infection with high risk types of the virus that increase the risk of cervical cancer and genital warts. Gardasil in not a form of birth control. If you're asking should you get pregnant after vaccination, the recommendation is to wait at least 30 days. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Poor protection: The protection created by series vaccines like Gardasil are tested & confirmed to provide a satisfactory level of protection for many years only when the series is completed . Failure to complete the series will result in some who are not protected or whose protection disappears over time. The series can be resumed with an extended delay & still yield benefits. ...Read more
Yes: The normal schedule is to get the first dose and then the 2nd 2 months later followed by the 3rd dose 4 months after that. Many patients miss a dose. If you miss a dose you just start where you left off. You do not need to start over. As long as you did not catch hpv during the time lapse the vaccine will still be equally as effective. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Hi I was wondering if I took the vaccine gardasil for HPV in 2008 how long does it take to wear off and do I need to get another shot again?
My now 18 year old daughter had the gardasil HPV shot 4 years ago. Since then she has flat warts on her leg. Bad?
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