Baytet (Injection) Drug and Prescription Information
Baytet (Injection) Medication Classification
TETANUS IMMUNE GLOBULIN (Injection)
Baytet (Injection) Brandname
Baytet (Injection) is used for the Treatment
Tetanus Immune Globulin (TET-n-us im-MYOON GLOB-yoo-lin) Protects against tetanus (the bacteria that causes lockjaw).
When To Not Use Baytet (Injection)
Tell your doctor if you have had an allergic reaction to any tetanus vaccine or to medicine with human immune globulin (such as gamma globulin, IVIG). This will help your doctor decide if this medicine is right for you.
How Should You Use Baytet (Injection)
Proper Baytet (Injection) Storage
Store Baytet (Injection) at room temperature away from sunlight and moisture unless otherwise stated by manufacturer's instructions or labelling. Keep Baytet (Injection) and all medications out of the reach of children.
What To Avoid While Using Baytet (Injection)
Ask your doctor or pharmacist before using any other medicine, including over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal products.
- The following vaccines may not work as well if you receive them shortly after your tetanus shot: Measles, mumps, rubella (MMR), or polio. Talk to your doctor before getting other vaccines within 3 months after receiving tetanus immune globulin.
Baytet (Injection) Warnings
- Make sure your doctor knows if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, or if you have any unusual bleeding or bruising.
Baytet (Injection) Side Effects
Call your doctor right away if you notice any of these side effects:
- Allergic reaction: Itching or hives, swelling in face or hands, swelling or tingling in the mouth or throat, tightness in chest, trouble breathing
- Bloated feeling, swelling in your hands, ankles, or feet
- Cloudy or foamy urine, decrease in how much or how often you urinate
- Loss of appetite If you notice these less serious side effects, talk with your doctor:
- Mild fever, pain, or soreness where the shot is given