Inactivated typhoid vaccine

What is Inactivated typhoid vaccine?

Typhoid (typhoid fever) is a serious disease. It is caused by bacteria called Salmonella Typhi. Typhoid causes a high fever, weakness, stomach pains, headache, loss of appetite, and sometimes a rash. If it is not treated, it can kill up to 30% of people who get it. Some people who get typhoid become “carriers,” who can spread the disease to others.

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My child is 22 mths old. yesterday as per the govt health centre she received typhoid inactivated vaccine. They said it can be given...

doctor1 MD

Hi...do not worry. it is not going to do any harm. Only issue is that the immunogenecity or the advantage of vaccination will be slightly lower. I...

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hello doctor, i am 10 weeks pregnant now. when i was 6 weeks pregenanat i was suffering through Typhoid.
now the treatment has got over but one...

doctor1 MD

Hi,
Thanks for your query.
You should go for the inactivated typhoid vaccine not for oral typhoid vaccine for your typhoid fever.
In early...

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Hello Dr.

My child is 22 mths old. yesterday as per the govt health centre she received typhoid inactivated vaccine. They said it can be given...

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hello doctor, i am 10 weeks pregnant now. when i was 6 weeks pregenanat i was suffering through Typhoid.
now the treatment has got over but one...

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