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Product Highlight - Boostrix

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Indication: Boostrix is indicated for booster vaccination against diphtheria, tetanus and pertussis of individuals from the age of four years onwards.

Boostrix is also indicated for passive protection against pertussis in early infancy following maternal immunisation during pregnancy.

Dosage & Administration:
A single 0.5 mL dose of the vaccine is recommended.
• Boostrix is for deep intramuscular injection, preferably in the deltoid region.
• Boostrix can be administered to pregnant women during the second or the third trimester in accordance with official recommendations.
• Boostrix may be administered to adolescents and adults with unknown vaccination status or incomplete vaccination against diphtheria, tetanus and pertussis as part of an immunisation series against diphtheria, tetanus and pertussis. Based on data in adults, two additional doses of a diphtheria and tetanus containing vaccine are recommended one and six months after the first dose to maximize the vaccine response against diphtheria and tetanus.
• Repeat vaccination against diphtheria, tetanus and pertussis should be performed at intervals as per official recommendations (generally 10 years).


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Most Read Articles
11 Sep 2020
Men who use calcium channel blockers (CCBs) are at risk of developing prostate cancer, and the risk increases with the duration of CCB exposure, according to the results of a systematic review and meta-analysis.
09 Jun 2020
Stenting cholesterol-blocked arteries in the brain appears to reduce recurrent stroke risk in patients with intracranial atherosclerotic disease (ICAD), one-year results of the WOVEN* trial, presented at the International Stroke Conference (ISC) 2020, have shown.
Audrey Abella, 10 Sep 2020
Interim results of REGENERATE* trial highlight the ability of experimental noninvasive tests to evaluate treatment response in adults with NASH** and advanced liver fibrosis who are receiving obeticholic acid (OCA).
3 days ago
Increased dietary intake of multiple nutrients, such as minerals, vitamins, and carotenoids, protects against the risk of progression to late age-related macular degeneration, specifically geographic atrophy, according to a study.