What is pneumococcal polyvalent-23 vaccine?

Category: Prescription Drugs

Most popular types: Pneumovax 23

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Pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine (23-valent) is used with children over 2 years of age and adults who are at increased risk of pneumococcal disease and its complications because of underlying health conditions.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 1

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with pneumococcal polyvalent-23 vaccine

Side effect Patients

Why patients stopped taking pneumococcal polyvalent-23 vaccine

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Course of treatment ended 3
Expense 1
Other 1
See all 7 patients who've stopped taking pneumococcal polyvalent-23 vaccine

Duration

Stopped taking pneumococcal polyvalent-23 vaccine

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 7
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 1
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 1
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for pneumococcal polyvalent-23 vaccine.