Indications for: PREHEVBRIO
Hepatitis B immunization.
Give IM inj in deltoid muscle. ≥18yrs: 10mcg (1mL) at elected date; repeat 1 and 6 months later.
<18yrs: not established.
Severe allergic reaction (including anaphylaxis) after a previous dose of any hepatitis B vaccine.
Immunocompromised. Have epinephrine inj available. Limited effectiveness due to unrecognized hepatitis B infection status at time of administration. Pregnancy. Nursing mothers.
Concomitant immunosuppressants; may get sub-optimal response. Concomitant immune globulin; give separately using different syringes at different inj sites. May interfere with lab tests.
Inj site pain, tenderness, headache, fatigue, myalgia.
To register pregnant patients, call (888) 421-8808.
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