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Side effect(s) of Rabies Vaccine

Read the side effects of Rabies Vaccine as described in the medical literature. In case of any doubt consult your doctor or pharmacist.

General: Nausea, tiredness, generalized aches, headaches, fever, allergic reactions that can be severe

Skin: Pain, redness, swelling, itching and /or soreness at the site of injection, skin rash

Heart: Hot flashes, palpitations

Nervous system: Dizziness, inflammation of the brain, meninges (the covering of the brain), spinal cord or peripheral nerves, paralysis, Guillain-Barre syndrome, multiple sclerosis, vertigo, problems with vision, The nervous system related side effects are less common with the newer rabies vaccines.



Other Precautions :  It may make you drowsy or dizzy, do not drive a car or operate machinery.

Drug Name : Rabies Vaccine

Rabies Vaccine(Imovax) generic is an immunizing agent, used to prevent rabies. The vaccine activates the body to produce antibodies against the rabies virus. The rabies vaccine is used in patients at risk of rabies either before (pre-exposure prophylaxis) or after (post-exposure prophylaxis) bites, scratches or licks on broken skin by an animal likely to be suffering from rabies.
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