Tag: Pertussis

  • Quadracel DTaP-IPV Vaccine

    Quadracel Vaccine

    Quadracel is a shot that can be given as the last dose in the DTaP (diphtheria, tetanus, pertussis) or IPV (polio) series of immunizations. The most serious side effects include...

  • Picture of Pentacel Vaccine

    Pentacel Vaccine

    Pentacel is the first and only combination vaccine for DTaP (diphtheria, tetanus, and pertussis), IPV (polio), and Hib infections. Up to 16% of children develop fevers. Other serious side effects...

  • DTaP Vaccine

    DTaP is an immunization that helps children under 7 develop immunity to diphtheria, tetanus, pertussis, and sometimes other diseases. The most serious side effects include allergic reactions, fevers, seizures, nerve...

  • Picture of Boostrix Vaccine

    Boostrix Vaccine

    Boostrix is a Tdap vaccine that is given in a single booster shot. Boostrix is an immunization for teenagers and adults against tetanus, diphtheria, and pertussis. What is Boostrix? Boostrix®...

  • medicine vials and syringe.

    Infanrix Vaccine

    Infanrix an immunization against diphtheria, pertussis, and tetanus. It is given in a 5-dose series of shots to children between the ages of 2 months and 6 years old. What...

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    Daptacel Vaccine

    Daptacel is an immunization against diphtheria, tetanus, and pertussis (DTaP) that is given in a 5-shot series to children. What is Daptacel? Daptacel® is a DTaP vaccine made by Sanofi...

  • Vaccines in vials with syringe.

    Kinrix Vaccine

    Kinrix is an immunization against diphtheria, tetanus, pertussis, and polio. It is given in a single shot to children between 4 and 6 years old. Kinrix can be used as...

  • Vaccine Against Pertussis (Whooping Cough)

    Whooping Cough (Pertussis) Vaccine

    Pertussis (whooping cough) is a lung infection that causes non-stop coughing. It is often deadly for babies. The pertussis vaccine has greatly reduced the risk, but outbreaks are becoming more...