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Prevents serious lung infections caused by RSV in babies born prematurely or those who have lung problems.
Your child's doctor will prescribe the exact dose and tell you how often it should be given.
This medicine is given as a shot into one of the muscles.
A nurse or other caregiver trained to give injections will give your child the shots.
This medicine is usually given once a month during the time of year that RSV is most common.
Call your doctor right away if you notice any of these side effects:
Allergic reaction: Itching or hives, swelling in face or hands, swelling or tingling in the mouth or throat, tightness in chest, trouble breathing
Your child should not receive this medicine if he or she has had an allergic reaction to palivizumab.
Your child needs to receive these shots on a fixed schedule.
If you must cancel an appointment, reschedule it as soon as possible.
Make sure your doctor knows if your child has any blood disorders or bleeding problems.
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