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Typhim Vi

Typhoid Vi Polysacch Vaccine
Typhoid (also called "typhoid fever") is a serious disease caused by Salmonella typhi bacteria. Untreated typhoid infection may lead to kidney failure, or intestinal bleeding, which Typhoid is spread through contact with the stool (bowel movements) of a person infected with the bacteria. This usually occurs by eating food or drinking water that has become contaminated with feces from an infected person. Once in the digestive tract, typhoid infection can spread to the blood and other parts of the body. Typhoid can cause high fever, muscle aches, severe headache, weakness, confusion or agitation, loss of appetite, stomach pain, diarrhea or constipation, and rose-colored spots on the skin. Typhoid vaccine is used to help prevent this disease in adults and children who are at least 2 years old. Although This vaccine works by exposing you to a small amount of the bacteria, which causes your body to develop immunity to the disease. Like any vaccine, the typhoid vaccine may not provide protection from disease in every person.
CHEMICAL NAME
Typhoid Vi Polysacch Vaccine
DRUG TYPE
Vaccinations
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You should not receive this vaccine if you have ever had an allergic reaction to typhoid vaccine in the past.

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