Typhoid vaccine live oral Ty21a, Vivotif (cont.)

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PREGNANCY: There are no adequate studies done on typhoid vaccine to determine safe and effective use in pregnant women.

NURSING MOTHERS: It is not known whether typhoid vaccine enters breast milk; therefore, it is best to be cautious before using while breastfeeding.

SIDE EFFECTS: Side effects of typhoid vaccine are abdominal pain, nausea, fever, headache, diarrhea, vomiting, and skin rash.

REFERENCE: FDA Prescribing Information

Last Editorial Review: 6/3/2014

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