This medication is a vaccine, prescribed for cervical, vulvar, vaginal, and anal cancer, genital warts caused by HPV. It induces development of body immune responses against the virus.
0.5-mL suspension for intramuscular injection at the following schedule: 0, 2 months, 6 months.
It comes as a solution for injection for injection to be administered by a healthcare provider into the large muscle.
• Caution should be exercised in patients with history of bleeding or blood problems, HIV infection, cancer, poor immunity, who are receiving other therapy, vaccination, any allergy, children less than 9 years old, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.
• It may cause dizziness or fainting, do not drive a car or operate machinery while taking this medication.
• Patient may experience jerking movements, seizure-like activity, sit or lie down for 15 minutes after receiving this medication.
• Most Common :
Fever, nausea, dizziness, injection-site pain, swelling, redness, itching, and bruising.
• Miscellaneous : Diarrhea, vomiting, cough, toothache, upper respiratory tract infection, uneasiness, joint pain, sleeplessness, nose block.
Avoid excess dosage.
Store it in refrigerator (2 to 8°C). Do not freeze. Protect from light.
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