Were you looking for information about Gardasil? Guardasil is a common misspelling of Gardasil.
Gardasil® (Quadrivalent Human Papillomavirus [Types 6, 11, 16, and 18] Recombinant Vaccine) is a medication used for preventing several conditions caused by the human papillomavirus (HPV). For example, Gardasil can help prevent anal cancer, cervical cancer, vulvar and vaginal cancer, genital warts, and various precancerous genital lesions. As with any medicine, there are possible side effects. Some of the common side effects seen with this vaccine include nausea, dizziness, and reactions at the injection site.
(For more information, click Gardasil. This eMedTV article offers more detailed information on this medication, including dosing guidelines and what to tell your healthcare provider before using this medication. You can also click any of the links in the box to the right for specific information.)