Potential Allergens Within Vaccines (per 0.5 mL dose)

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updated December 2018

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Allergens Table
     

Excipient

Type

Vaccine Name

Vaccine Type

Amount per dose

Albumin, Bovine Serum Stabilizer Ixario Japanese Encephalitis ≤100 ng/mL
Albumin, Bovine Serum Stabilizer Pentacel DTaP+IPV+Hib ≤50 ng
Albumin, Bovine Serum Stabilizer Quadracel DTaP+IPV ≤50 ng
Albumin, Bovine Stabilizer Vaqta HepA >10-4 mcg
Albumin, Bovine Serum Stabilizer RabAvert Rabies “Small quantities’, US origin
Albumin, Calf Serum Stabilizer Kinrix DTaP+IPV In cell culture growth
Albumin, Calf Serum Stabilizer Pediarix DTaP+HepB+IPV In cell culture growth
Albumin, Calf Serum Stabilizer Zostavax Zoster Trace amounts
Albumin, Calf Serum Protein Stabilizer IPOL IPV <50 ng
Albumin, Egg (Ovalbumin) Residual Medium Afluria Influenza <1 mcg
Albumin, Egg (Ovalbumin) Residual Medium Afluria Quad Influenza <1 mcg
Albumin, Egg (Ovalbumin) Residual Medium Fluarix Quad Influenza ≤0.050 mcg
Albumin, Egg (Ovalbumin) Residual Medium Flulaval Quad Influenza ≤0.3 mcg
Albumin, Egg (Ovalbumin) Residual Medium FluMist Quad Influenza ≤0.24 mcg
Albumin, Egg (Ovalbumin) Residual Medium Fluvirin Influenza ≤1 mcg
Albumin, Egg (Ovalbumin) Residual Medium RabAvert Rabies ≤3 ng
Albumin, Fetal Bovine Serum Stabilizer RotaTeq Rotavirus Trace amounts
Albumin, Fetal Bovine Serum Stabilizer Varivax Varicella Trace amounts
Amphotericin B Antimicrobial RabAvert Rabies <20 mg
Chlortetracycline Antimicrobial RabAvert Rabies ≤200 ng
Egg Protein Residual Medium Fluad Influenza <0.4 mcg
Gelatin Manufacturing Residue JE-Vax Japanese Encephalitis 500 mcg
Gelatin Gelatin Capsules Vivotif Typhoid Gelatin capsules
Gelatin Stabilizer YF-Vax Yellow Fever Amount not specified in Package Insert
Gelatin, Bovine Stabilizer, solvent RabAvert Rabies <12 mg polygeline
Gelatin, hydrolyzed Stabilizer MMR-II MMR 14.5 mg
Gelatin, hydrolyzed Stabilizer ProQuad MMRV 11 mg
Gelatin, hydrolyzed Stabilizer Varivax Varicella 12.5 mg
Gelatin, Porcine, Hydrolyzed Stabilizer FluMist Quad Influenza 2.00 mg/0.2 mL dose
Gelatin, Porcine, Hydrolyzed Stabilizer Zostavax Varicella Zoster 15.58 mg
Gentamicin Sulfate Antimicrobial Fluarix Quad Influenza ≤0.15 mcg
Gentamicin Sulfate Antimicrobial FluMist Quad Influenza <0.015 mcg/mL
Latex Pharmaceutical closure Adacel Tdap The tip caps of the prefilled syringe may contain natural rubber latex
Latex Pharmaceutical closure Bexsero Meningococcal The tip caps of the pre-filled syringes contain natural rubber latex
Latex Pharmaceutical closure BioThrax Anthrax The stopper of the vial contains natural rubber latex
Latex Pharmaceutical closure Boostrix Tdap The tip caps of the prefilled syringes contain natural rubber latex
Latex Pharmaceutical closure Comvax Hib+HepB The vial stopper contains dry natural latex rubber
Latex Pharmaceutical closure Engerix-B HebB The tip caps of the prefilled syringes contain natural rubber latex
Latex Pharmaceutical closure Fluvirin Influenza The tip caps of the prefilled syringes contain natural rubber latex
Latex Pharmaceutical closure Havrix HepA The tip caps of the prefilled syringes contain natural rubber latex
Latex Pharmaceutical closure Infanrix DTaP The tip caps of the prefilled syringes contain natural rubber latex
Latex Pharmaceutical closure Kinrix DTaP+IPV The tip caps of the prefilled syringes contain natural rubber latex
Latex Pharmaceutical closure Menomune Meningococcal The stoppers to the vials and diluent contain dry natural latex rubber
Latex Pharmaceutical closure Pediarix DTaP+HepB+IPV The tip caps of the prefilled syringes contain natural rubber latex
Latex Pharmaceutical closure PedvaxHIB Hib+HepB The vial stopper contains dry natural latex rubber
Latex Pharmaceutical closure Recombivax HB HepB The vial stopper and the syringe plunger stopper and tip cap contain dry natural latex rubber
Latex Pharmaceutical closure Rotarix Rotavirus The tip caps of the prefilled oral applicators of diluent contain natural rubber latex
Latex Pharmaceutical closure Tenivac Td The tip caps of the prefilled syringes may contain natural rubber latex
Latex Pharmaceutical closure Twinrix HepA&B The tip caps of the prefilled syringes contain natural rubber latex
Latex Pharmaceutical closure Vaqta HepA The vial stopper and the syringe plunger stopper and tip cap contain dry natural latex rubber
Latex Pharmaceutical closure YF-Vax Yellow Fever The vial stopper contains dry natural latex rubber
Neomycin Antimicrobial Fluad Influenza ≤0.02 mcg
Neomycin Antimicrobial Fluvirin Influenza ≤2.5 mcg
Neomycin Antimicrobial IPOL IPV <5 ng
Neomycin Antimicrobial Kinrix DTaP+IPV ≤0.05 ng
Neomycin Antimicrobial MMR-II MMR 25 mcg
Neomycin Antimicrobial Pediarix DTaP+HepB+IPV ≤0.05 ng
Neomycin Antimicrobial Pentacel DTaP+IPV+Hib <4 pg
Neomycin Antimicrobial ProQuad MMRV <16 mcg
Neomycin Antimicrobial Quadracel DTaP+IPV <4 pg
Neomycin Antimicrobial RabAvert Rabies <10 mcg
Neomycin Antimicrobial Vaqta HepA <10 ppb (residual)
Neomycin Antimicrobial Varivax Varicella Trace amounts
Neomycin Antimicrobial Zostavax Varicella Zoster Trace amounts
Neomycin Sulfate Antimicrobial Afluria Influenza ≤61.5 ng
Neomycin Sulfate Antimicrobial Afluria Quad Influenza ≤81.8 ng
Neomycin Sulfate Antimicrobial Havrix HepA ≤40 ng/mL
Neomycin Sulfate Antimicrobial Imovax Rabies <150 mcg
Neomycin Sulfate Antimicrobial Twinrix HepA+HepB ≤20 ng
Polymyxin Antimicrobial Fluvirin Influenza ≤3.75 mcg
Polymyxin B Antimicrobial Afluria Influenza ≤10.5 ng
Polymyxin B Antimicrobial Afluria Quad Influenza ≤14 ng
Polymyxin B Antimicrobial IPOL Polio 25 ng
Polymyxin B Antimicrobial Kinrix DTaP+IPV ≤0.01 ng
Polymyxin B Antimicrobial Pediarix DTaP+HepB+IPV ≤0.01 ng
Polymyxin B sulfate Antimicrobial Pentacel DTaP+IPV+Hib <4 pg
Polymyxin B sulfate Antimicrobial Quadracel DTaP+IPV <4 pg
Sodium Taurodeoxycholate Protein Purifier Afluria Influenza ≤10 ppm
Sodium Taurodeoxycholate Protein Purifier Afluria Quad Influenza ≤10 ppm
Streptomycin Antimicrobial IPOL Polio 200 ng
Thimerosal Preservative Afluria Influenza None in single dose;
24.5 mcg mercury only in multi-dose vial
Thimerosal Preservative Afluria Quad Influenza None in single dose;
24.5 mcg mercury only in multi-dose vial
Thimerosal Preservative Flucelvax Quad Influenza None in prefilled syringe;
25 mcg mercury only in multi-dose vial
Thimerosal Preservative Flulaval Quad Influenza None in prefilled syringe;
25 mcg mercury only in multi-dose vial
Thimerosal Preservative Fluvirin Influenza ≤1 mcg/dose mercury in prefilled syringe;
25 mcg mercury/dose in multi-dose vial
Thimerosal Preservative FluZone Quad Influenza None in single dose;
25 mcg/0.5 mL mercury only in multi-dose vial
Thimerosal Preservative JE-Vax Japanese Encephalitis 0.007%
Thimerosal Preservative Menomune Meningococcal None in single-dose;
25 mcg mercury/dose in multi-dose diluent
Thimerosal Manufacturing Residue Td (generic) Td ≤0.3 mcg mercury
Yeast Medium Nutrient Comvax Hib+HepB “contains no detectable yeast DNA, and 1% or less of the protein is of yeast origin”
Yeast Medium Nutrient Engerix-B HepB ≤5% yeast protein
Yeast Medium Nutrient Gardasil HPV <7 mcg yeast protein
Yeast Medium Nutrient Gardasil 9 HPV <7 mcg yeast protein
Yeast Medium Nutrient Heplisav-B HepB Yeast protein: residual amounts (≤5% of total protein)
Yeast DNA: <20 pg
Yeast Medium Nutrient Menveo Meningococcal Ingredient in growth medium
Yeast Medium Nutrient Pediarix DTaP+HepB+IPV ≤5% yeast protein
Yeast Medium Nutrient Prevnar Pneumococcal Ingredient in growth medium
Yeast Medium Nutrient Prevnar 13 Pneumococcal Ingredient in growth medium
Yeast Medium Nutrient Recombivax HB HepB <1% yeast protein
Yeast Medium Nutrient Twinrix HepA+HepB ≤5% yeast protein
Yeast Medium Nutrient Vivotif Typhoid Amount not specified in Package Insert