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I have latent tb, is it okay to take hepatitis b vacinne?

Yes. Latent TB means you have a positive skin test or interferon release test such as quantiferon TB gold with no signs of active disease. In this situation it is perfectly safe to get the hep. B vaccine. Read more...

What are the symptoms of a reaction to hepatitis b vaccine?

See below: The majority of people who receive the Hepatitis B Vaccine (65%) do not experience any reactions to it. About 3% of those immunized will develop pain and tenderness where the shot was given; low-grade fever occurs in about 1% to 6% of vaccine recipients. Serious reactions are "extremely rare." in far less than 1 out of 10, 000 shots given, or about .001%, a serious allergic reactions may occur. Read more...

Could I give hepatitis b vaccine intravenously?

Why ever? The purpose of a vaccine is to stimulate the immune system.To do that it is injected into muscle or fatty tissue where it is processed slowly by the active immune system to stimulate antibody formation. Inject it IV and it has minimal and brief contact with the immune system and will be deconstructed by the liver or washed out through the kidneys within hours. Read more...

How much is a hepatitis b vaccine now?

Cost of HepB VACCINE. The cost varies from state to statein a walk in clinic or health dept average cost is 60 dollars in physician office average cos is 120 dollars and you need three shots so multiply that with three, thats the cost. Read more...
Varries. from region to region .Call plces and check but ca range from $70-1 $125. Read more...