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Diphtheria toxoid / pertussis, acellular / poliovirus vaccine, inactivated / tetanus toxoid Pregnancy and Breastfeeding Warnings

Diphtheria toxoid / pertussis, acellular / poliovirus vaccine, inactivated / tetanus toxoid is also known as: Kinrix, Quadracel

Medically reviewed on Jan 24, 2018

Diphtheria toxoid / pertussis, acellular / poliovirus vaccine, inactivated / tetanus toxoid Pregnancy Warnings

Diphtheria/pertussis, acel/tetanus/polio (KINRIX) vaccine has been assigned to pregnancy category C by the FDA. Animal studies have not been reported. There are no controlled data in human pregnancy. Diphtheria/pertussis, acel/tetanus/polio vaccine is not approved for women of childbearing age.

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Diphtheria toxoid / pertussis, acellular / poliovirus vaccine, inactivated / tetanus toxoid Breastfeeding Warnings

There are no data on the excretion of diphtheria/pertussis, acel/tetanus/polio (KINRIX) vaccine in human milk. Diphtheria/pertussis, acel/tetanus/polio vaccine is not approved for women of childbearing age.

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References for pregnancy information

  1. "Product Information. Kinrix (diphtheria/pertussis,acel/tetanus/polio)." GlaxoSmithKline, Research Triangle Park, NC.

References for breastfeeding information

  1. "Product Information. Kinrix (diphtheria/pertussis,acel/tetanus/polio)." GlaxoSmithKline, Research Triangle Park, NC.

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