Varivax

Active Ingredient(s): Varicella Virus Vaccine Live
Category: Vaccination



Varivax Overview

Varicella vaccine, also known as chickenpox vaccine, is a vaccine that protects against chickenpox.[1] One dose of vaccine prevents 95% of moderate disease and 100% of severe disease.[2] Two doses of vaccine are more effective than one.[2] If given to those who are not immune within five days of exposure to chickenpox it prevents most cases of disease.[2] Vaccinating a large portion of the population also protects those who are n...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Varicella Virus Vaccine Live
  • Injection: 1350pfu
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NDC Database Records for Varivax: (2 results)

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  • 0006-4826 Varivax 1350 [pfu]/.5ml Subcutaneous Injection, Powder, Lyophilized, for Suspension by Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.
  • 0006-4827 Varivax 1350 [pfu]/.5ml Subcutaneous Injection, Powder, Lyophilized, for Suspension by Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.

Other drugs which contain Varicella Virus Vaccine Live or a similar ingredient: (1 result)




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