Active ingredients: whooping cough + diphtheria + tetanus + inactivated polio vaccine
What it is used for
Adacel-Polio is indicated for active immunisation against diphtheria, tetanus, pertussis and poliomyelitis in adults, adolescents and children aged 4 years and older as a booster following primary immunisation. Children 4-6 years of age should have already received four doses of DTPa and IPV or OPV. ADACEL POLIO is not intended for primary immunisation. The use of ADACEL POLIO should be determined on the basis of official recommendations.
How to take it
You should seek medical advice in relation to medicines and use only as directed by a healthcare professional.
- The way to take this medicine: Intramuscular
- Store at 2 to 8 degrees Celsius
- Do not Freeze
- Lifetime is 3 Years.
Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.
Sterile, uniform, cloudy, white suspension.
Do I need a prescription?
This medicine is available from a pharmacist and requires a prescription. It is
For side effects, taking other medicines and more
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