VAQTA

Active Ingredient(s): Hepatitis A Vaccine, Inactivated
Category: Hepatitis



VAQTA Overview

Hepatitis A vaccine is a vaccine that prevents hepatitis A.[1] It is effective in around 95% of cases and lasts for at least twenty years and possibly a person's entire life.[2] If given, two doses are recommended beginning after the age of one.[1] It is given by injection into a muscle.[1] The first hepatitis A vaccine was approved in Europe in 1991, and the United States in 1995.[3] It is on the World Health Org...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Hepatitis A Vaccine, Inactivated
  • Injection: 1440elunit/ml, 25unit/0.5ml, 50unit/ml, 720elunit/0.5ml, 720unit/0.5ml
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NDC Database Records for VAQTA: (4 results)

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  • 0006-4095 Vaqta 25 [iu]/.5ml Intramuscular Injection, Suspension by Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.
  • 0006-4096 Vaqta 50 [iu]/Ml Intramuscular Injection, Suspension by Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.
  • 0006-4831 Vaqta 25 [iu]/.5ml Intramuscular Injection, Suspension by Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.
  • 0006-4841 Vaqta 50 [iu]/Ml Intramuscular Injection, Suspension by Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.

Other drugs which contain Hepatitis A Vaccine, Inactivated or a similar ingredient: (4 results)