This product is a vaccine that will help you develop an immunity to traveler's diarrhea and cholera. Even though you may not feel its effects, this medication takes effect after a few weeks.
The vaccine should be mixed with the sodium bicarbonate buffer which is supplied as effervescent granules. Dissolve the buffer in 150 mL of water between 2 and 27°C. Shake the vaccine vial and add to the bicarbonate buffer. Mix well and drink.
This medication should not be taken with food. It is best taken on an empty stomach, one hour before or after a meal.
In addition to its desired action, this medication may cause some side effects, notably:
Each person may react differently to a treatment. If you think this medication may be causing side effects (including those described here, or others), talk to your doctor or pharmacist. He or she can help you to determine whether or not the medication is the source of the problem.
Keep this product in the refrigerator and do not allow it to freeze. Keep it out of reach of young children. Make sure that any leftover portion is disposed of safely.
It is important to tell the health professionals you consult: