Tag: hepatitis b

  • Hepatitis B written on a page. Medical concept.

    Hepatitis B Vaccine Side Effects

    There are two Hepatitis B vaccines, Engerix-B® and Recombivax HB®. The most common side effects of these vaccines are injection-site soreness and mild fever. The risk is slightly higher for...

  • Hepatitis B Vaccine

    Hepatitis B Vaccines

    Vaccines agianst Hepatitis B are given in a 3-dose series of shots. The first shot is usually given at birth. Serious side effects are rare, but the risks increase for...

  • Engerix-B Hepatitis B Vaccine

    Engerix-B Vaccine

    Engerix-B is a vaccine against Hepatitis B that is given in a series of 3 shots. The most common side effects are fatigue and soreness where the shot was given....

  • Hepatitis B written on a page. Medical concept.

    Hepatitis B Vaccine

    Hepatitis B [hep-uh-ty-tiss “B”] is a viral disease that causes liver inflammation. People who are infected as children are more likely to develop permanent liver problems. Most people in the...