What Are The Uses Of Diphtheria Immune Globulin?
It is a type of vaccine used in the treatment and prevention of Diphtheria. Diphtheria is an infection caused by the bacterium Corynebacterium diphtheriae.
It works by killing the bacteria and provides immunization.
What Are The Side Effects Of Diphtheria Immune Globulin?
Common side effects include:
- Nausea, vomiting
- Pain, fever
- Decrease in blood pressure
- Redness of skin, tenderness
- Swollen glands
Please consult your doctor if any of the above symptoms occurs or gets worse.
What Are The Contraindications Of Diphtheria Immune Globulin?
Please inform your doctor if you have any of the following conditions:
- Pregnant or planning for pregnancy, lactating
- Hay fever