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Menomune Drug Interactions

Several drugs can interact with Menomune, including warfarin, cortisone, and chemotherapy. If you are taking an immunosuppressant, your body may not fully respond to the vaccine. In addition, Menomune should not be combined with any other vaccines in the same syringe or vial. To help ensure your safety, tell your healthcare provider about any other medications you are taking.

An Overview of Interactions With Menomune

As is standard with almost all vaccines, Menomune® (meningococcal vaccine) should not be mixed together with any other vaccines in the same vial or syringe. In addition, Menomune might react with a few medications. Some of the medicines that may lead to Menomune drug interactions include:
    • Chemotherapy (as well as radiation treatment)
    • Corticosteroids, such as:
      • Betamethasone (Celestone®)
      • Cortisone
      • Dexamethasone (Decadron®)
      • Fludrocortisone (Florinef®)
      • Hydrocortisone (Cortef®)
      • Methylprednisolone (Depo-Medrol®, Medrol®)
      • Prednisolone (Pediapred®)
      • Prednisone
      • Triamcinolone (Kenalog®)
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