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Drug interactions between Dryvax and Gamulin Rh

Results for the following 2 drugs:
Dryvax (smallpox vaccine)
Gamulin Rh (rho (d) immune globulin)

Interactions between your drugs


RHo (D) immune globulin smallpox vaccine

Applies to: Gamulin Rh (rho (d) immune globulin) and Dryvax (smallpox vaccine)

RHo (D) immune globulin may interfere with the immune response to smallpox vaccine. A person who has been treated with RHo (D) immune globulin should generally not be vaccinated for several months with a live vaccine. If vaccination was given shortly before or after RHo (D) immune globulin, a revaccination may be necessary. The immunizing doctor should be informed of recent therapy with RHo (D) immune globulin so that appropriate measures and/or precautions can be taken. It is important to tell the doctor about all other medications being used, including vitamins and herbs. Do not stop using any medications without first talking to the doctor.

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Drug and food interactions

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Therapeutic duplication warnings

No warnings were found for your selected drugs.

Therapeutic duplication warnings are only returned when drugs within the same group exceed the recommended therapeutic duplication maximum.

Drug Interaction Classification

The classifications below are a guideline only. The relevance of a particular drug interaction to a specific patient is difficult to determine using this tool alone given the large number of variables that may apply.
Major Highly clinically significant. Avoid combinations; the risk of the interaction outweighs the benefit.
Moderate Moderately clinically significant. Usually avoid combinations; use it only under special circumstances.
Minor Minimally clinically significant. Minimize risk; assess risk and consider an alternative drug, take steps to circumvent the interaction risk and/or institute a monitoring plan.
Unknown No information available.

Do not stop taking any medications without consulting your healthcare provider.

Further information

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