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Drug Interactions With MMRV

Several different products could cause drug interactions with the MMRV vaccine, including aspirin, immune globulins, and immunosuppressants. Some of these negative reactions can decrease the effectiveness of the vaccine or increase your chance of developing serious problems. To help prevent complications, tell your healthcare provider about all other medications you are taking before receiving this injection.

An Overview of MMRV Interactions

MMRV (ProQuad®) can potentially react with a number of other medications. Some of the products that may lead to MMRV drug interactions include but are not limited to:
 
  • Immune globulins or blood products (such as a blood transfusion)
  • Immunosuppressants, such as:
     
 
 
 
  • Salicylates, such as:
     
    • Aspirin (Ecotrin®, Bayer®, Anacin®)
    • Choline magnesium trisalicylate (Trilisate®), diflunisal (Dolobid®)
    • Salsalate (Salflex®, Disalcid®, Amigesic®)
 
  • Tuberculin skin tests (PPD tests).
     
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MMRV Vaccination Information

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