Colac Otway Shire Council - What To Do If Reactions Occur
What To Do If Reactions Occur

- Give plenty of fluids to drink.

- Do not overdress if hot.

- If there is a temperature above 38°C, give Paracetamol (check the label for the correct dose) every four hours (if needed) for the first 24 hours after immunisation.

- If reactions are severe and persistent, or if you are worried about your child, contact your doctor or hospital.

Council’s Maternal and Child Health Nurses are available for further reaction advice by phoning:

Colac - 5232 9570
Apollo Bay / Birregurra / Forrest - 0427 344 606



Date Printed: 9/02/2016
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