Boostrix Warnings and Precautions
Who Should Not Take Boostrix?You should not take Boostrix if you:
- Have had a serious reaction to any component of the vaccine; the inactive ingredients in Boostrix; 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.
Precautions and Warnings With Boostrix: Final ThoughtsThere are a number of situations in which Boostrix should not be taken, 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 with Boostrix were discussed in this article. Therefore, you should talk with your healthcare provider about the specific safety concerns that may apply to you.