Jespect is a medicine containing the active ingredient(s) japanese encephalitis inactivated vaccine. On this page you will find out more about Jespect, including side effects, age restrictions, food interactions and whether the medicine is subsidised by the government on the pharmaceutical benefits scheme (PBS)
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Active ingredient in this medicine: japanese encephalitis inactivated vaccine
Information for medicine and pack size:
Jespect 6 microgram/0.5 mL injection suspension, 0.5 mL syringe
Consumer Medicine Information leaflet:
This leaflet may also be found inside the medicine package. It contains information on side effects, age restrictions and other useful data.
What this medicine is for
JESPECT is indicated for active immunisation against Japanese Encephalitis (JE) virus for persons 18 years of age and older. JESPECT should be considered for use in persons who plan to reside in or travel to areas where JE is endemic (common) or epidemic (seasonal), especially during the transmission season. JESPECT is indicated for persons who work with JE virus in laboratories and in industry.
Table of characteristics
|Visual appearance||clear liquid with a white precipitate. A white/cloudy liquid/suspension forms upon agitation|
|Dosage Form||Injection, suspension|
|Route of administration||Intramuscular|
single pre-filled syringe 0.5 mL dose: Prescription Only Medicine, or Prescription Animal Remedy
There is one type of pack available.
Pack type 1
|Storage temperature||Store at 2 to 8 degrees Celsius|
|Storage conditions||Do not Freeze,Protect from Light,Refrigerate|
|Life time||2 Years|
We were unable to verify that this medicine is available on the PBS (Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme). Please consult your pharmacist if you need further information
The PBS provides a list of government subsidised medicines available to be dispensed to patients. Further information can be found on the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme website.
Is this medication banned in sport?
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Jespect Suspension for injection - myDr.com.au
Jespect Suspension for injection - Consumer Medicines Information leaflets of prescription and over-the-counter medicines
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Japanese encephalitis - myDr.com.au
Japanese encephalitis - a vaccine-preventable viral illness that is spread by mosquitos - can cause inflammation of your brain (encephalitis).
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