PedvaxHIB

Active Ingredient(s): Haemophilus influenzae type b Conjugate Vaccine
Category: Vaccination



PedvaxHIB Overview

The Haemophilus influenzae type B vaccine, often called Hib vaccine, is a vaccine used to prevent Haemophilus influenzae type b (Hib) infection.[2] In countries that include it as a routine vaccine, rates of severe Hib infections have decreased more than 90%.[2] It has therefore resulted in a decrease in the rate of meningitis, pneumonia, and epiglottitis.[2] It is recommended by both the World Health Organization (WHO) and the U.S. Centers for ...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Haemophilus influenzae type b Conjugate Vaccine
  • Injection: 10mcg + 24mcg, 25mcg/0.5ml + 10mcg/0.5ml, 7.5;125:225mcg/0.5ml;mcg/0.5ml;mcg/0.5ml + 7.5;125:225mcg/0.5ml;mcg/0.5ml;mcg/0.5ml, 7.5mcg + 225mcg, 7.5mcg/0.5ml + 125mcg/0.5ml + 225mcg/0.5ml
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

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  • 0006-4897 Pedvaxhib 7.5 ug/.5ml Intramuscular Injection, Suspension by Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.

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