Indications for: TYPHIM Vi

Immunization against typhoid fever.

Adult Dosage:

Give at least 2 weeks before expected exposure; may repeat every 2 years. Adults: 0.5mL IM once in deltoid.

Children Dosage:

≥2yrs: 0.5mL in deltoid or vastus lateralis.

TYPHIM Vi Contraindications:

Not for use in chronic carriers or patients with active infection.

TYPHIM Vi Warnings/Precautions:

Have epinephrine (1:1000) inj available. Immunocompromised states. Previous typhoid vaccination. Thrombocytopenia. Coagulopathies. Acute infection. Active febrile illness. Exposure to contaminated food and water should be avoided. Pregnancy (Cat.C). Nursing mothers.

Adverse Reactions:

Local reactions, malaise, headache, GI upset, myalgia, fever.

How Supplied:

Syringe (0.5mL)—1
Multidose vials—contact manufacturer