Special Precautions

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CHICKEN POX VACCINE – SPECIAL PRECAUTIONS

  • Do not mix with other vaccines in the same syringe.
  • If measles (live) vaccine is not given at the same time, an interval of 1 month should elapse between 2 vaccines.
  • Pregnancy should be avoided for 3 months after vaccination.
  • It has to be administered immediately after reconstitution.
  • Efficient cold chain has to be maintained.
  • The disinfectants applied on the skin should be allowed to dry before injecting the vaccine.
  • All life saving drugs must be available to combat a serious allergic reaction, if any.