Daptacel Warnings and Precautions
Who Should Not Get Daptacel?
Your child should not receive Daptacel if he or she has:
- Had a serious reaction to Daptacel or any component of the vaccine, including the inactive ingredients. Your healthcare provider or pharmacist has a list of the inactive ingredients.
- A progressive neurological disorder, such as uncontrolled epilepsy (unless the condition is being adequately treated).
- Had a serious reaction known as encephalopathy within seven days after any pertussis-containing vaccine in the past. Such serious reactions might include:
- Prolonged seizures.
Precautions and Warnings With Daptacel: Final Thoughts
There are a number of situations in which you should not get Daptacel, along with several issues people should be aware of before getting vaccinated. 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 any specific issues that may apply to your child.