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What is Tripedia?

Tripedia is the brand name of a prescription vaccine used to protect children from developing diphtheria, tetanus and pertussis. Like other vaccines, the diphtheria and tetanus toxoids and acellular pertussis vaccine work by provoking the body to produce antibodies to these diseases, so you become immune to infection. This type of the vaccine is given to children under seven years of age under the supervision of a medical professional.

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