typhoid vaccine-oral powder (cont.)
SIDE EFFECTS: Nausea, diarrhea, vomiting, skin rash, or abdominal pain may occur. If these symptoms continue or become bothersome notify your doctor. An allergic reaction to this drug is unlikely, but seek immediate medical attention if it occurs. Symptoms of an allergic reaction include: rash, itching, swelling, dizziness, trouble breathing. If you notice other effects not listed above, contact your doctor or pharmacist.
PRECAUTIONS: This medication should not be used if you have certain medical conditions. Before using this medicine, consult your doctor or pharmacist if you have: an acute illness (with fever), infection, diarrhea, immunosuppressant therapy, anti-cancer therapy. Before using this medication, tell your doctor if you have any of the following conditions: allergies. This medicine contains aspartame. If you have phenylketonuria (PKU) or any other condition where you must restrict your intake of aspartame (or phenylalanine), consult your doctor or pharmacist regarding the safe use of this medicine. This medication should be used during pregnancy only if clearly needed. Discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor. It is not known if this medication appears in breast milk. Consult your doctor before breast-feeding.
DRUG INTERACTIONS: Before using this medication, tell your doctor of all prescription and nonprescription products you may use, especially of: steroids (prednisone-like drugs), cancer drugs, immunosuppressants, sulfa drugs, antibiotics, proguanil, other live vaccines. Do not start or stop any medicine without doctor or pharmacist approval.
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. Canadian residents should call their local poison control center directly.
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