Adsorbed tetanus vaccine.
Active immunization against tetanus.
Primary Immunization: 2 doses of 0.5 mL IM at an interval of 4-8 weeks, followed by the 3rd dose 6-12 months later. Booster: 0.5 mL IM every 10 years. During Pregnancy: From the 6th month onwards, 2 doses of 0.5 mL given 2 months apart, followed by the 3rd dose 1 year later. Thereafter, 1 dose of 0.5 mL for each subsequent pregnancy, followed by a booster every 10 years.
Patients with a history or family history of allergy, convulsions. Do not administer IV. Postpone vaccination in acute febrile illness.
Mild transient swelling, tenderness, pain and redness at injection site, rashes, fever.
J07AM01 - tetanus toxoid ; Belongs to the class of tetanus bacterial vaccines.