What is Adacel
Adacel is a vaccine that helps protect against tetanus, diphtheria, and pertussis. Adacel is also known as Boostrix.
Benefits of Adacel
and Its Uses.
Adacel is a vaccine that is used to help prevent diphtheria, tetanus, and pertussis (whooping cough). Adacel is also used to help improve immunity to these infections. Adacel is a “tetanus, diphtheria, and acellular pertussis (Tdap)” vaccine.
Diphtheria is a serious infection that can cause a thick coating in the throat. This can make it difficult to breathe. Diphtheria can also lead to heart problems, paralysis, and death. Tetanus is a serious infection that can cause muscle spasms and stiffness. Tetanus can also lead to death. Pertussis (whooping cough) is a serious infection that can cause coughing spells that can last for weeks. Pertussis can also lead to pneumonia, seizures, and death.
Adacel helps prevent these infections by causing the body to produce immunity (protection
Side Effects and Dosage of Adacel
Adacel is a vaccine used to prevent diphtheria, tetanus, and pertussis (whooping cough). Adacel is also used to help reduce the risk of getting pneumococcal disease. It is not effective against all strains of pneumococcal disease.
Possible side effects of Adacel include:
-Soreness, redness, or swelling at the injection site
Adacel is usually given as an injection into the muscle of the upper arm.