Proper Use

Drug information provided by: IBM Micromedex

A nurse or other trained health professional will give you this vaccine. It is given as a shot into the muscle of your upper arm or thigh.

This vaccine is given in 2 doses. Dose 2 is scheduled 28 days after Dose 1. It is very important that you receive both doses of the vaccine at least 7 days before you plan to travel out of the country. If you miss the second shot, call your doctor to make another appointment as soon as possible.

You may need a booster dose if you continue to be exposed to the virus or might be exposed again. Get the booster dose at least 11 months after your last scheduled dose. You may need a booster dose if you continue to be exposed to the virus or might be exposed again. Get the booster dose at least 11 months after your last scheduled dose.You may also need a booster dose if you received the second dose of the vaccine series more than 1 year ago.

This vaccine comes with a patient information leaflet. Read and follow these instructions carefully. Ask your doctor if you have any questions.