Every 10 years or after 5 years in the case of a severe or dirty wound or burn.
A person who has ever had a life-threatening allergic reaction after a previous dose of diphtheria, tetanus or pertussis containing vaccine, or has a severe allergy to any part of this vaccine. Has seizures or another nervous system problem.
Has ever had Guillain-Barré Syndrome (also called “GBS”) should not get Tdap vaccine.
Adverse Effect :
Pain, redness, or swelling where the shot was given, mild fever, headache, feeling tired, and nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, or stomachache sometimes happen after Tdap vaccination.