Description and Brand Names
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Smallpox monkeypox vaccine, live non-replicating, is an active immunizing agent used to prevent smallpox and monkeypox infection in adults who may be at high risk to have this disease. It works by causing your immune system to produce its own protection (antibodies) against the virus.
This vaccine is to be given only by or under the supervision of your doctor or other authorized health care professional.