Active Ingredient(s):Haemophilus influenzae type b Conjugate Vaccine Category:Vaccination
The Haemophilus influenzae type B vaccine, also known as Hib vaccine, is a vaccine used to prevent Haemophilus influenzae type b (Hib) infection. In countries that include it as a routine vaccine, rates of severe Hib infections have decreased more than 90%. It has therefore resulted in a decrease in the rate of meningitis, pneumonia, and epiglottitis.
It is recommended by both the World Health Organization (WHO) and the U.S. Centers for...