Uses of Medication: Abhayrab vaccine is injected to the patient who is coming in close contact with the rabies virus such as veterinarians or patients after an animal bite. This vaccine is immediately given to the patient who has a risk of coming in contact with saliva via a cut or by direct touch. If the vaccine is given immediately and appropriately it is about 100% effective.
Dosage: Abhayrab vaccine is administered after washing with soap and water. This drug is given as soon as possible as the sooner treatment begins the better response rate is observed. The vaccine is administered with the help of healthcare professionals where the chances of overdose condition is minimum and in case of missed dose directly consult with your doctor.
Treatment Reactions: The most common side effect of the abhayrab vaccine include:
- Joint pain
- Injection site reaction
- Difficulty in sitting
Warnings and Precautions:
- Alcohol consumption is generally avoided during the course of treatment.
- However, no particular effect is seen in the case of pregnancy or breastfeeding but generally, the vaccine should be avoided.