Meningitis Vaccine Pharmacology

Meningitis Vaccine

About Meningitis Vaccine
Acive immunization agent, Killed bacterial vaccine, Protect against meningococcal disease.
Mechanism of Action of Meningitis Vaccine
This vaccine gives an active immunization (long lasting) against Neisseria meningitides infection.
Pharmacokinets of Meningitis Vaccine
Onset of Action for Meningitis Vaccine
Duration of Action for Meningitis Vaccine
Half Life of Meningitis Vaccine
Side Effects of Meningitis Vaccine
Contra-indications of Meningitis Vaccine
1. Hyper sensitivity to the drug
2. Acute infectious disease
Special Precautions while taking Meningitis Vaccine
1.Meningitis caused by other meningococcal groups
Pregnancy Related Information
Use with caution
Old Age Related Information
Use with caution
Breast Feeding Related Information
Use with caution
Children Related Information
Less than 2 Years : Use with caution
Indications for Meningitis Vaccine
1. Prophylaxis against cerebrospinal meningitis due to meningococcal A & C infection.
Interactions for Meningitis Vaccine
Typical Dosage for Meningitis Vaccine
0.5 ml subcutaneous or intramuscular injection.
Schedule of Meningitis Vaccine
Storage Requirements for Meningitis Vaccine
Store at 2 to 8 degree C. Protect from light.
Effects of Missed Dosage of Meningitis Vaccine
Effects of Overdose of Meningitis Vaccine
Give symptomatic and supportive treatment.

Home Delivery for Meningitis Vaccine in Your City

Medicine India is just a publishing medium for medicine related information and does not provide services or sales of medicines including meningitis vaccine.

However, we do publish a comprehensive directory of Pharmacies, Chemists and Druggists in cities all over India. You can use this directory to find the medicine stores in your city (or area) that provide home delivery services for meningitis vaccine and other medicines and health products. Home delivery services for meningitis vaccine may be free or they may cost you depending on the pharmacy and the minimum order requirements. It would be best to get this clarified while placing the order.

Please be aware that you should take meningitis vaccine only if a doctor has recommended or prescribed it. Some or all pharmacies who provide a home delivery service for medicines might insist on a prescription for meningitis vaccine before they complete the sale. You can get this information while placing the order for meningitis vaccine with the pharmacy.

Meningitis Vaccine is a generic medicine name and there are several brands available for it. Some of the brands for meningitis vaccine might be better known than meningitis vaccine itself. If the pharmacy that's willing to deliver medicines to your home doesn't have meningitis vaccine in stock, you can ask for one of the branded alternatives for meningitis vaccine.