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and anaphylaxis (MMR).
and Contraindications to
Current acute or febrile illness.
Recent immune serum globulin, plasma, or blood transfusion.
Certain malignancies: lymphomas and leukemia.
Allergy to the vaccines or substances in the vaccines.
Simultaneous administration of another single live virus,
unless proved safe.
Prior unusual allergic reaction to vaccines. Nursing Implications
Schedule vaccinations as scheduled
Check expiration dates
Store vaccines according to instructions Know if patient has had an allergic reaction to a previous
vaccine Epinephrine should be available for treatment of allergic
reactions Maintain accurate records Mild local reaction and fever is common Tell mother to give kid OTC such as advil
Tell If develop slight fever---rest, fluids, acetaminophen Caution with patients who immunosup...
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- Spring '14