diphtheria and tetanus toxoids combined (adult) - injection (cont.)
OVERDOSE: If overdose is suspected, contact your local poison control center or emergency room immediately. US residents can call the US National Poison Hotline at 1-800-222-1222. Canada residents can call a provincial poison control center.
NOTES: Do not share this medication with others.Keep vaccine records for yourself and all of your children, and provide them to their doctors and to your children after they are grown. This will prevent unnecessary re-vaccinations.
MISSED DOSE: If you or your child misses a scheduled vaccine dose, make another appointment as soon as you remember. Make sure that your child receives the entire vaccine series of injections.
STORAGE: Refrigerate syringes and vials between 35-46 degrees F (2-8 degrees C) away from light. Do not freeze. Keep all medicines away from children and pets.Do not flush medications down the toilet or pour them into a drain unless instructed to do so. Properly discard this product when it is expired or no longer needed. Consult your pharmacist or local waste disposal company for more details about how to safely discard your product.
Last Editorial Review: 9/22/2010
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