What is Adacel?

Adacel is used to help prevent tetanus,diphtheria and pertussis in people who are at least 10 years old. Most people in this age group require only one Tdap shot for protection against these diseases.

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Hi, This* (i.e., what is bracketed withing square quotes), copied and pasted from the email I sent myself, should explain the background to my...

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You don't need additional tetanus toxoid now!

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After 5 tetanus vaccines, you are protected for life. Your history...

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Hi, after using a ladder today I was trying to fold it up and my hand became pinched for a few seconds between the ladder and the cross support...

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Since you had Adacel shot only 45 days ago, there is no need of any booster immunisation.
It looks like a...

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Good evening. I'm 29 years old, 6'2", 185 lbs and a bit of a hypochondriac.. My question relates to tetanus but first a brief history: I had...

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After the injury since you have taken adacel, your chances of getting a tetanus infection are minimized. The...

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