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Brand name: Imojev TM

Active ingredients: japanese encephalitis live vaccine

What it is used for

IMOJEV is indicated for prophylaxis of Japanese encephalitis caused by the Japanese encephalitis virus, in individuals from 9 months of age and over.

How to take it

You should seek medical advice in relation to medicines and use only as directed by a healthcare professional.

This medicine is a pack that contains more than one part.

Part 1: Diluent, not applicable

Clear solution

How to take this medicine: Subcutaneous

Part 2: Injection, powder for

A white to creamy white homogeneous cake which might be retracted.

How to take this medicine: Subcutaneous

Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.

Storage instructions

  • Store at 2 to 8 degrees Celsius
  • Do not Freeze
  • Protect from Light
  • Lifetime is 36 Months.

Do I need a prescription?

This medicine is available from a pharmacist and requires a prescription. It is Schedule 4 : Prescription Only Medicine.

Pregnant or planning a pregnancy?

For the active ingredient japanese encephalitis live vaccine

You should seek advice from your doctor or pharmacist about taking this medicine. They can help you balance the risks and the benefits of this medicine during pregnancy.

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Disclaimer

The information about this medicine comes from trusted sources.

  • Therapeutic Good's Administration (TGA)
  • Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS)
  • GuildLink
  • DrugBank

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