DPT vaccine

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abbreviation for combination vaccine against diphtheria and pertussis (whooping cough) and tetanus toxoids

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Two-thirds of a group of 4138 children born between 1987 and 1989 in 45 adjacent villages in western India received their BCG and DTP vaccines out of sequence, receiving either both vaccinations at the same time or the BCG after the DTP.
Much of the controversy surrounding the DTP vaccine in the 1970s and 1980s related to the question of whether the whole-cell Pertussis component caused permanent brain injury in rare cases.
DTP vaccines are given for diphtheria, tetanus, and pertussis (whooping cough); MMR vaccines for measles, mumps, and rubella (German measles); and OPV or IPV vaccines for polio.
The first three doses, recommended at two, four and six months of age, require the whole-cell pertussis DTP vaccine.
This finding may be due to the difference in immunization practices between Israel and the United States (5 doses of DTP vaccine in the United States with the last 1 administered between the ages of 4 and 6 years, compared with only 4 doses of the vaccine during the first year of life in Israel) or to crowded living conditions of the recruits.
And every day he regrets ever allowing Sara to receive the second dose of the DTP vaccine that has changed her life forever.
The Bath and West Community NHS Trust has taken its stocks of a batch of the DTP vaccine out of circulation after an unusually high number of reactions to it were reported on its immunisation hotline.
Contract notice: Dtp vaccine in 2015: diphtheria, tetanus and whooping cough with reduced antigen content.
12 / GPP-34/15 DTP vaccine diphtheria-tetanus-pertussis adsorbed to aluminum hydroxide inj.
Contract award: dtp vaccine diphtheria-tetanus-pertussis adsorbed on aluminum hydroxide 0.
Figure 4-13: Global - DTP Vaccine Market (Billion US$), 2012-2017
An estimated 1,500 children who received certain vaccinations from the Health Department may not be fully inoculated against diseases such as meningitis, polio, pneumonia, hepatitis B and the DTP vaccine, because the vaccines were stored at a temperature several degrees too cold.
Table 8: Historic Review of DTP Vaccine Market in Europe:Annual Sales for 2000-2005 (In US$ Million)(includescorresponding Graph/Chart) II-24Hepatitis A Vaccine II-24Hepatitis B Vaccine II-24Hepatitis B Epidemiology II-25Table 9: World Market for Hepatitis B Vaccines: AnnualSales for Years 2009 through 2017 (In US $ Million)(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-25
Infants in the ACEL-IMUNE arm of the study experienced significantly fewer local (injection site) reactions and less fever, drowsiness, continuous crying, and fretfulness than those in the whole-cell DTP vaccine group.
and is currently indicated for the fourth and fifth doses in older children who have received whole-cell DTP vaccine for the first three doses.