Questions and answers

Who is not eligible for HPV vaccine?

Who is not eligible for HPV vaccine?

HPV vaccination is not recommended for everyone older than age 26 years. Some adults age 27 through 45 years who were not already vaccinated might choose to get HPV vaccine after speaking with their doctor about their risk for new HPV infections and possible benefits of vaccination for them.

Is HPV vaccine contraindicated in pregnancy?

What is known about the safety of the HPV vaccine during pregnancy? Answer The HPV vaccine is generally not recommended for use in pregnant women. However, theoretically, because it is not a live vaccine, it is not expected to be associated with an increased risk.

What are three possible side effects of HPV vaccination?

Common side effects of HPV vaccine:

  • Pain, redness, or swelling in the arm where the shot was given.
  • Fever.
  • Headache or feeling tired.
  • Nausea.
  • Muscle or joint pain.

Can you get HPV from a toilet seat?

Even if a person delays sexual activity until marriage, or only has one partner, they are still at risk of HPV infection if their partner has been exposed. You cannot get HPV from: Toilet seats. Hugging or holding hands.

Who HPV vaccination recommendations?

Two doses of HPV vaccine are recommended for most persons starting the series before their 15th birthday.

  • The second dose of HPV vaccine should be given 6 to 12 months after the first dose.
  • Adolescents who receive two doses less than 5 months apart will require a third dose of HPV vaccine.

Can you breastfeed with HPV virus?

Breastfeeding and HPV It’s widely recognized that passing HPV to your baby through breastfeeding is highly unlikely. In fact, the antibodies in your breast milk can protect your baby from many other illnesses and health complications.

What is the most common adverse reaction to HPV vaccine?

The most common side effect reported was pain, swelling, and redness in the arm where the shot was given. These mild side effects may occur more often after Gardasil 9 vaccination than after Gardasil.

Can a man give a woman HPV?

Both men and women can contract HPV from having vaginal, anal, or oral sex with someone who has an infection. Most people who have an HPV infection unknowingly transmit it to their partner because they’re unaware of their own HPV status.