Does the hepatitis A and B combination vaccine interact with medications?


The hepatitis A and B combination vaccine may interact with other medications, so tell your doctor about any medications you're taking or vaccines you've recently received before this vaccination. This is especially important if you're taking any of the following medications:

  • corticosteroids
  • anticoagulants
  • chemotherapy drugs
  • any kind of medications used to prevent rejection of an organ transplant (cyclosporine, basiliximab, etc.)
  • medications used for autoimmune disorders, such as psoriasis or rheumatoid arthritis (leflunomide, azathioprine, etc.)

Other medications and substances not listed here may interact with the hepatitis A and B combination vaccine, so talk to your doctor if you have questions about possible interactions.

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