What is Cervarix® 0.5 ml?
Cervarix® 0.5 ml vaccine is used in girls and young women ages 9 through 25 to prevent cervical cancer caused by certain types of HPV. It is used to prevent cervical cancer and certain precancerous lesions of the cervix caused by Infection With The Human Papillomavirus. Human papillomavirus can cause genital warts, cancer of the cervix, anal cancer, and various cancers of the vulva or vagina. Cervarix® 0.5 ml targets the Prevention Of High-Grade Intraepithelial Dysplasia affecting the cervix. Cervarix® 0.5 ml is prepared by combining the adsorbed VLPs of each HPV type together with the AS04 adjuvant system in sodium chloride, sodium dihydrogen phosphate dihydrate, and Water for Injection.
What is Cervarix® 0.5 ml Used For?
Cervarix® 0.5 ml is a vaccine used to prevent cancer of the cervix. Cervarix® 0.5 ml is administrated by injection to females aged between 9 to 45 years. The Vaccine Of Cervarix® 0.5 ml is also recommended in teenage boys and girls who have not already received the vaccine or have not completed all booster shots. It will not prevent diseases caused by other types of HPV.
Benefits of Cervarix® 0.5 ml For Injection
Cervarix® 0.5 ml vaccine is given to protect against cervical cancer and pre-cancerous lesions in female genitals that are caused by human papillomavirus (HPV) types 16 and 18. The vaccine is intended to prevent these and not to treat them. It is normally given between the ages of 9 and 25. It works by Increasing Your Body’s Natural Defense against HPV types 16 and 18. The vaccine is given by injection into the muscle of the upper arm by a doctor or nurse. You must make sure you receive all doses in order to be protected. Hpv vaccines are considered very safe and the benefits far outweigh the potential health risk.
How To Use Cervarix® 0.5 ml?
Cervarix® 0.5 ml is used for the prevention of Cervical cancer and protect against cervical cancer and Pre-Cancerous Lesions in female genitals that are caused by HPV types 16 and 18. It works by increasing your body’s natural defense (immunity) against HPV. The vaccine is given by injection into the muscle of the upper arm by a doctor or nurse.
How Does Cervarix® 0.5 ml Medication Work?
This medication belongs to the family of medications known as vaccines. It is used to prevent cervical cancer and certain precancerous lesions of the cervix caused by infection with the human papillomavirus in girls and women 9 to 45 years of age. The HPV vaccine works by helping the Immune System Protect Against An HPV Infection. Hpv infections are sexually transmitted. The HPV vaccine does not help prevent other types of sexually transmitted infections. Hpv types 16 and 18 are responsible for approximately 70% of all cervical cancer cases. Cervical Cancer can be caused by other HPV types. The human papillomavirus bivalent vaccine does not protect against all cancers or other diseases caused by these or other types of HPV.
Why Cervarix® 0.5 ml is Prescribed?
Cervarix® 0.5 ml Vaccine is used for the prevention of cervical cancer. It does not protect against every type of HPV. Take precautions against Sexually Transmitted Diseases and follow your doctor’s advice. It does not cure an existing HPV infection. But, it can protect you from other different strains of HPV. It is usually given by injection into the muscle of the upper arm.
Cervarix® 0.5 ml Dosage
Cervarix® 0.5 ml is a vaccine that helps to develop immunity by initiating a mild infection. One has to take the Vaccine Of Cervarix® 0.5 ml three times. The second dose should be given 1 to 2 months after the first one, and the third one should be given after 6 months of the second one.
Side Effects of Cervarix® 0.5 ml
Common side effects include but are not limited to:
- Injection site redness
- Injection site pain
- Joint pain
- Muscle pain
- Upset stomach
- Headache, tired feeling
- Joint or muscle pain
- Nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, stomach pain
- Swollen glands
Cautions To Take Cervarix® 0.5 ml
You should not receive a booster vaccine if you have had a life-threatening allergic reaction after the first shot of Cervarix® 0.5 ml. You may feel faint after receiving Cervarix® 0.5 ml. Some people have had Seizure-like Reactions after receiving this vaccine. To understand the Cautions To Take Cervarix® 0.5 ml, make sure Cervarix® 0.5 ml is safe for you, tell your doctor if you have a Weak Immune System, An allergic to latex rubber, or If you are being treated with cancer medicine, steroids, or other drugs that can weaken your immune system. If you have any Bleeding Problems or Taking Blood Thinners such as warfarin then tell your doctor before receiving this medication. People receiving vaccines may faint. Tell your doctor if you have previously fainted while receiving an injection. It is recommended to wait in your doctor’s office for 15 minutes after receiving the vaccine. Your doctor may decide to delay vaccination if you have a severe fever or infection. You can still receive the vaccine if you have a minor infection such as a cold. People with weakened immune systems may not get the full benefits of the vaccine.