Kids Channel
Related Channels

Adacel Warnings and Precautions

Who Should Not Take Adacel?

You should not receive Adacel if you:
  • Have had a serious reaction to any component of the Adacel vaccine, the inactive ingredients in Adacel, or any other vaccine containing tetanus toxoid, diphtheria toxoid, or pertussis antigen. Your healthcare provider or pharmacist has a list of the inactive ingredients.
  • Have experienced a coma, decreased level of consciousness, or prolonged seizures within seven days of any vaccine containing pertussis antigen.

Final Thoughts

There are a number of situations in which Adacel should not be given, along with several precautions and warnings people should be aware of before receiving the vaccine. However, it is possible that not all of the warnings or precautions were discussed in this article. Therefore, you should talk with your healthcare provider about the specific issues that may apply to you.
A Dose of Reassurance for Parents of Picky Eaters

Adacel Vaccine Information

Terms of Use
Advertise with Us
Contact Us
About eMedTV
Privacy Policy
Copyright © 2006-2018 Clinaero, Inc.
eMedTV serves only as an informational resource. This site does not dispense medical advice or advice of any kind. Site users seeking medical advice about their specific situation should consult with their own physician. Click Terms of Use for more information.