Biovac A Injection 0.5ml


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Hepatitis A Vaccine 0.25mg
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Drug Information for Biovac A Injection 0.5ml

What is BIOVAC A Injection used for?

BIOVAC A Injection is used for the prevention of a disease of the liver caused by hepatitis A virus.

BIOVAC A Injection may also be prescribed for other conditions as determined by the doctor.

How does BIOVAC A Injection work?

BIOVAC A Injection belongs to the class of immunising agents. It acts by stimulating the production of antibodies that inhibit the viral replication and prevent Hepatitis A infection.

How to administer BIOVAC A Injection ?

The dosage and the drug form depend on the age, weight and medical condition of an individual.

Hepatitis A vaccination is available as injection. Therefore, it should be administered only by a healthcare provider. BIOVAC A Injection is given in a series of booster doses. Always use a disposable needle and syringe for injecting the medicine.

If you miss a dose of BIOVAC A Injection , please consult your doctor immediately.

What are the drugs that interact with BIOVAC A Injection ?

Drugs that interact with BIOVAC A Injection include the following:

  • Azathioprine
  • Cortisone
  • Cyclosporine
  • Dexamethasone
  • Hydrocortisone
  • Mycophenolate
  • Prednisone
  • Tacrolimus

This is not a comprehensive list of drug interactions. Consult your doctor to know more about other possible drug interactions.

What are the side effects of BIOVAC A Injection ?

The following are the most common side effects of BIOVAC A Injection :

  • Fever
  • Discomfort
  • Illness
  • Unusual tiredness
  • Dizziness
  • Headache
  • Nausea
  • Stomach pain
  • Loss of appetite

The following are the severe side effects and you may require immediate medical attention:

  • Vision changes
  • Severe numbness
  • Reactions at the injection site
  • Seizures
  • High fever
  • Uneven heartbeats
  • Behavioural changes
  • Lightheadedness

This is not a complete list of side effects and others may occur. Please consult your doctor to know more about other possible side effects.

What special precautions should be followed while receiving BIOVAC A Injection ?

  • Avoid using the medicine if you are allergic to BIOVAC A Injection or similar drugs.
  • Do not receive the vaccine if you are allergic to latex.

What should you tell your doctor before receiving BIOVAC A Injection ?

  • Tell your doctor if you have any history of the chronic liver disease, seizures or neurological disorders.
  • Inform the doctor if you are taking any other drugs, OTC medications, herbal products or nutritional supplements.
  • Tell your doctor about any recent vaccinations before administering BIOVAC A Injection .

Frequently Asked Questions about BIOVAC A Injection

  1. How should BIOVAC A Injection be stored?
  2. BIOVAC A Injection should be stored at (2 – 8OC). Do not alter the temperature as it can reduce the potency of the drug.

  3. Is BIOVAC A Injection effective for the treatment of Hepatitis?
  4. BIOVAC A Injection is used to prevent Hepatitis A infection, but not used to treat existing Hepatitis A infection. However, please consult your doctor for further information.

  5. Is it safe to receive BIOVAC A Injection during pregnancy?
  6. BIOVAC A Injection is considered safe for use in pregnant women who are at risk of getting Hepatitis A. However, consult your doctor before receving Hepatitis A vaccination during pregnancy. Do not self-medicate.

  7. Can I use BIOVAC A Injection while on blood thinners?
  8. No, blood thinners such as Warfarin should be avoided if you have to receive BIOVAC A Injection . Consult your doctor regarding the use of blood thinners.

  9. Is it safe to alter the dose of BIOVAC A Injection ?
  10. No, altering the dose of BIOVAC A Injection is not advised. Please consult your doctor for any dose-related information.

Disclaimer:

The contents of this website are for informational purposes only and not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment.  Please seek the advice of a physician or other qualified health provider with any questions you may have regarding a medical condition. Do not disregard professional medical advice or delay in seeking it because of something you have read on this website.

Disclaimer:

The contents of this website are for informational purposes only and not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment.  Please seek the advice of a physician or other qualified health provider with any questions you may have regarding a medical condition. Do not disregard professional medical advice or delay in seeking it because of something you have read on this website.

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