Varicella

Anti-Varicella Vaccine (Chickenpox)

• Live attenuated vaccine

• Subcutaneous

 

TARGET INDIVIDUALS

Recommended for all adolescents and adults particularly:

• Persons > 13 years old without evidence of immunity

• Healthcare workers

• Teachers

• Non-pregnant women of childbearing age

• International travelers

• Military

SCHEDULE

2 doses

                • 0,1,2 months

Post-exposure prophylaxis

               • Given within 72 hours of exposure

               • Single dose

PRECAUTIONS / CONTRAINDICATIONS

• Severe allergic reactions to vaccine components (gelatin or neomycin) or to prior dose

• Moderate or severe acute illness

• Pregnancy

• Immunosuppression

• Recent recipient of a blood product

• Thrombocytopenia/ITP

• Untreated active tuberculosis

• Patients on aspirin 

 

Hi-Precision Diagnostics only carries branded vaccines. To inquire about the specific brands we carry, you may call 741-7777. Prices are inclusive of administration fee by our in-house physicians.

 

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