Because the injection site was different from the meningococcal vaccine
, physical or chemical interference cannot be blamed.
Three outer-membrane protein-based serogroup B meningococcal vaccines
employing two-dose regimens have been effective among older children and young adults in large clinical trials outside the United States (7-9); estimated efficacies ranged from 57% to 83%.
81 percent of parents said prior to their participation in the survey they did not know or were not sure that there were two different meningococcal vaccines
; one vaccine that protects against groups A, C, W, Y and a different one that protects against group B.1
The currently licensed polysaccharide meningococcal vaccine
(Menomune) is indicated for travelers, occupational exposure, college students living in dormitories, immunocompromised individuals, and military recruits.
While the meningococcal vaccine
is mandatory for all pilgrims, vaccines for yellow fever and polio are also mandated for pilgrims from some specific countries.
He said the Saudi government requires all Hajj goers entering the kingdom to undergo influenza and meningococcal vaccines
"at least 10 days prior to departure."
First use of a serogroup B meningococcal vaccine
in the US in response to a university outbreak.
Additionally, teens and young adults (16 through 23 years old) may also be vaccinated with the serogroup B meningococcal vaccine
, preferably at age 16 through 18.
The majority of cases were caused by nongroupable Neisseria meningitidis and occurred in patients who had documentation of receipt of at least 1 dose of meningococcal vaccine
before disease onset.
: Now recommended for HIV-positive patients
In addition, counseling for HPV vaccine administration can be combined with counseling for the meningococcal vaccine
and routine Tdap booster.
Effect of a quadrivalent meningococcal ACWY glycoconjugate or a serogroup B meningococcal vaccine
on meningococcal carriage: an observer-blind, phase 3 randomised clinical trial.