Havrix Pediatric w/Safetyglide (Injection)


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Havrix Pediatric w/Safetyglide (Injection) Drug and Prescription Information

Havrix Pediatric w/Safetyglide (Injection)

Havrix Pediatric w/Safetyglide (Injection) Medication Classification

HEPATITIS A VACCINE, INACTIVATED (Injection)

Havrix Pediatric w/Safetyglide (Injection) Brandname

Havrix, Havrix Pediatric w/Safetyglide, Havrix Pediatric, Vaqta Pediatric, Vaqta

Havrix Pediatric w/Safetyglide (Injection) is used for the Treatment

Hepatitis A Vaccine, Inactivated (hep-a-TYE-tis A vak-seen, in-AK-ti-vay-ted) Prevents infection caused by the hepatitis A virus.

When To Not Use Havrix Pediatric w/Safetyglide (Injection)

You should not receive this medicine if you have had an allergic reaction to hepatitis A vaccine.

How Should You Use Havrix Pediatric w/Safetyglide (Injection)

Injectable

  • Your doctor will tell you how many shots you should have and when to get them. The shots will be given in a muscle in your upper arm.
  • You will get a first dose of the vaccine and may get a second or third dose, depending on the schedule your doctor orders.

Proper Havrix Pediatric w/Safetyglide (Injection) Storage

Store Havrix Pediatric w/Safetyglide (Injection) at room temperature away from sunlight and moisture unless otherwise stated by manufacturer's instructions or labelling. Keep Havrix Pediatric w/Safetyglide (Injection) and all medications out of the reach of children.

What To Avoid While Using Havrix Pediatric w/Safetyglide (Injection)

Ask your doctor or pharmacist before using any other medicine, including over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal products.

  • Make sure your doctor knows if you are using drugs to treat cancer, steroid medicines (such as cortisone, prednisone, dexamethasone, and others), tacrolimus (Prograf®), or a blood thinner such as warfarin (Coumadin®).

Havrix Pediatric w/Safetyglide (Injection) Warnings

  • This vaccine is recommended for people at high risk of getting hepatitis A infections. This includes travelers to countries where there is a high risk of getting hepatitis A, men who have sex with men, those using street drugs injected with a needle, people with liver disease, day-care workers, military personnel, institutional workers, laboratory workers, or people who work with animals that may be infected with hepatitis A.
  • Your first shot of the vaccine should be given at least 2 weeks before you may be exposed to hepatitis A virus. If you already have been exposed to the hepatitis A virus or if you need longer-term protection, you may receive an immune globulin shot when you get the hepatitis A vaccine.
  • Talk with your doctor before you receive this vaccine if you have a fever, an immune system disorder (such as HIV) or a bleeding disorder.
  • This vaccine protects you from infection from hepatitis A virus, but it does not treat hepatitis A infection or protect you from getting infections from other viruses, including other kinds of hepatitis.
  • If you are pregnant or breastfeeding, talk to your doctor before you get this vaccine.

Havrix Pediatric w/Safetyglide (Injection) Side Effects

Call your doctor right away if you notice any of these side effects:

  • Wheezing or trouble breathing
  • Swelling of the face, lips, eyelids, or throat
  • Severe skin rash or hives
  • Seizures
  • If you notice these less serious side effects, talk with your doctor:
  • Pain, redness, warmth, or swelling where the shot was given
  • Tiredness
  • Low fever
  • Headache
  • Upset stomach, appetite loss

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