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Physicians administering live, attenuated mumps and measles vaccine prepared in chick embryos keep epinephrine available. Epinephrine will not treat these viral infections. What is the purpose of keeping this drug on hand?

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The purpose of keeping epinephrine on hand while vaccinating individuals with vaccine prepared in chick embryos is to immediately treat an anaphylactic (allergic) ...

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Purposes of epinephrine are acknowledged.