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  • DTP vaccine (or DtaP, diphtheria, tetanus, pertussis)-DTP (or DtaP) injections are given as a series of five injections and usually at ages two months, four months, six months, 15-18 months, and four to six years of age.
  • If a patient with a history of fevers and febrile convulsions is to be given DTP, the patient should receive acetaminophen at the time of the injection and for the following 24 hours.
  • Although there have been warnings about severe, even fatal reactions to DTP vaccine, these reactions were seen in about one in 140,000 cases with whole cell DTP.
  • Also, immunosuppressant drugs, including steroids and cancer drugs, may reduce the ability of the body to produce antibodies in response to DTP vaccine.
  • Several vaccines are delivered in one injection, such as the measles-mumps-rubella (MMR) and diphtheria-tetanus-pertussis (DTP) combinations.

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