Contraindications

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CHICKEN POX VACCINE – CONTRAINDICATIONS

  • Acute and severe febrile illness i.e. high grade fever.
  • Pregnancy
  • Total Lymphocyte count less than 1200/mm3
  • Systemic hypersensitivity to neomycin.
  • People on long term steroid therapy.
  • Acute respiratory illness or active untreated tuberculosis.