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Menactra Warnings and Precautions

Who Should Not Receive Menactra?

You should avoid this vaccination if you:
 
  • Have ever had a serious reaction to Menactra, any component of the Menactra vaccine (including diphtheria toxoid), or any other meningococcal vaccine in the past
 
  • Have a history of Guillain-Barré syndrome
 
  • Are allergic to dry natural latex rubber (for the vials only; the prefilled syringes do not contain latex).
     

Warnings and Precautions With Menactra: Final Thoughts

There are a number of situations in which Menactra should not be taken, along with several precautions and warnings people should be aware of before getting vaccinated. However, it is possible that not all of these safety issues were discussed in this article. Therefore, you should talk with your healthcare provider about the specific Menactra precautions and warnings that may apply to you.
 
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