Dryvax

Active Ingredient(s): Smallpox Vaccine, Vaccinia Vaccine
Category: Vaccination



Dryvax Overview

The smallpox vaccine was the first vaccine to be developed against a contagious disease. In 1796, the British doctor Edward Jenner demonstrated that an infection with the relatively mild cowpox virus conferred immunity against the deadly smallpox virus. Cowpox served as a natural vaccine until the modern smallpox vaccine emerged in the 20th century. From 1958 to 1977, the World Health Organization conducted a global vaccination campaign that eradicated smallpox, making it the only human disea...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Smallpox Vaccine, Vaccinia Vaccine
  • Injection: 100000000pfu/ml
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

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