Category: Children

Havrix components (Hepatitis A Vaccine)

Havrix (Hepatitis A Vaccine) is a sterile suspension of inactivated virus for intramuscularadministration. Havrix components are: Each 1-mL adult dose of vaccine contains 1440 EL.U. of viral antigen, adsorbed on aluminum as aluminum hydroxide. Each 0.5-mL pediatric dose of vaccine contains 720 EL.U. of viral antigen, adsorbed on aluminum as aluminum hydroxide. Havrix contains the

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Pediarix components

Pediarix components are similar to Pentacel components. Single-dose, prefilled syringes containing a 0.5-mL suspension for injection. Pediarix components are: Diphtheria toxoid Tetanus toxoid Inactivated pertussis toxin (PT) Filamentous hemagglutinin (FHA), Pertactin HBsAg (Hepatitis B surface antigen) Type 1 poliovirus (Mahoney), Type 2 poliovirus (MEF-1), Type 3 poliovirus (Saukett). The diphtheria, tetanus, and pertussis components are

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Pentacel components

Pentacel components are a bit more complex, if you compare it against monovalent vaccines (e.g. Rotarix). Pentacel is polyvalent vaccine indicated for active immunization against diphtheria, tetanus, pertussis, poliomyelitis and invasive disease due to Haemophilus influenzae type b. Pentacel components are: Diphtheria toxoid Tetanus toxoid Acellular pertussis antigensDetoxified pertussis toxin (PT)Filamentous hemagglutinin (FHA)Pertactin (PRN)Fimbriae types

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Daptacel components

Daptacel is a sterile isotonic suspension of pertussis antigens and diphtheria and tetanus toxoids adsorbed on aluminum phosphate. Daptacel components are: Each 0.5 mL dose contains: diphtheria toxoid tetanus toxoid acellular pertussis antigensdetoxified pertussis toxin (PT)filamentous hemagglutinin (FHA)pertactin (PRN)fimbriae types 2 and 3 (FIM) Aluminum phosphate Residual formaldehyde Residual glutaraldehyde 2-phenoxyethanol (not as a preservative)

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Hepatitis B Vaccine components (Engerix-B)

Engerix-B is available in vials and prefilled syringes and it is formulated without preservatives. Hepatitis B Vaccine components are: Each 0.5-mL pediatric/adolescent dose contains 10 mcg of HBsAg adsorbed on 0.25 mg aluminum as aluminum hydroxide. Each 1-mL adult dose contains 20 mcg of HBsAg adsorbed on 0.5 mg aluminum as aluminum hydroxide. Sodium chloride

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Prevnar 13 components (PCV13)

The vaccine is a homogeneous white suspension.Prevnar 13 components in 1 dose (0.5 ml) are: Pneumococcal polysaccharide serotype 1 Pneumococcal polysaccharide serotype 3 Pneumococcal polysaccharide serotype 4 Pneumococcal polysaccharide serotype 5 Pneumococcal polysaccharide serotype 6A Pneumococcal polysaccharide serotype 6B Pneumococcal polysaccharide serotype 7F Pneumococcal polysaccharide serotype 9V Pneumococcal polysaccharide serotype 14 Pneumococcal polysaccharide serotype 18C

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Rotarix components

Rotarix components are: Human rotavirus RIX4414 strain (live, attenuated)**Produced on Vero cells Powder: Sucrose Dextran Sorbitol Amino acids Dulbecco’s Modified Eagle Medium (DMEM)** **Dulbecco’s Modified Eagle Medium (DMEM) contains the following ingredients: sodium chloride, potassium chloride, magnesium sulfate, ferric (III) nitrate, sodium phosphate, sodium pyruvate, D-glucose, concentrated vitamin solution, L-cystine, L-tyrosine, amino acids solution, L-glutamine,

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