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Drug Interactions

Vaqta can potentially react with a few medications (see Vaqta Drug Interactions).

Important Information for Your Healthcare Provider

You should talk with your healthcare provider before you receive this vaccine if you have:
  • An immune-suppressing condition, such as HIV, AIDS, diabetes, or cancer
  • Had any sort of a reaction to any vaccine in the past
  • A moderate or severe illness
  • Any allergies, including to foods, dyes, or preservatives.
Also, let your healthcare provider know if you are:
Make sure to tell your healthcare provider about all other medications you are taking, including prescription and nonprescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
(Click Vaqta Warnings and Precautions to learn more, including information on who should not receive the vaccine.)

How Should This Vaccine Be Stored?

Vaqta should be stored in the refrigerator; it should never be frozen.

Available Forms

This vaccine comes in the following strengths and forms:
  • Vaqta 25 unit/0.5 mL vials and prefilled syringes (for use in children and teens)
  • Vaqta 50 unit/1 mL vials and prefilled syringes (for use in adults).
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Vaqta Vaccine Information

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