"Priorix" - a live combination vaccine.
It is used against measles, mumps and rubella in children aged one year, followed by vaccination in six years.
What are the advantages of "Priorix" vaccine
The vaccine "Priorix" contains live attenuated(Attenuated) strains of rubella virus, measles, mumps, chicken egg protein and antibiotics (neomycin sulfate). "Priorix" is used in children under the age of one year, revaccination is carried out in six years. Also shown is boosting girls in the age of thirteen, not vaccinated against rubella, measles and mumps or received at least two doses of the vaccine. In the world of drug use since 1996 in Russia - since 2001. Clinical trials have demonstrated its high efficiency.
The vaccine "Priorix" meet the necessary requirements of the World Health Organization (WHO) for the production of biologicals.
This vaccine has many advantages. It allows inculcate children simultaneously from three infections. If used monovalent, the total time of vaccination will be two to three months, provided that the child is healthy. With fewer injections, respectively, less than the injured children's psyche.
The vaccine "Priorix" for guests is lowreactogenicity, which are measured at a frequency of occurrences of local reactions - swelling and redness at the injection site, burning pain and / or burning at the time of or within half an hour after injection.
Using the "Priorix" allows inculcate teenagers who have the first or second dose of vaccine for various reasons did not lead to the development of immunity.
The drug can be used for emergencyprevention of mumps and measles in contact with patients. The drug can be used to re-administered to patients who have previously used monovalent mumps measles and rubella or other combination vaccines against these diseases.
"Priorix" can be administered in one day with DT and DTP vaccines, the vaccine against Haemophilus influenzae type B, a live and inactivated polio vaccine.
Contraindications to the use of "Priorix" vaccine
Use vaccine "Priorix" contraindicatedwith primary and secondary immunodeficiency, acute illness, acute exacerbation of chronic diseases, in allergic reactions to a previous vaccination.
In acute intestinal diseases, vaccination may be of mild SARS immediately after the normalization of temperature.
You can not inject the drug under diagnosed hypersensitivity to its components, during pregnancy. Vaccination should be carried out not later than three months prior to conception.