Components of

Haemophilus b Conjugate Vaccine

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Excipients Table
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Name ActHIB Hiberix PedvaxHIB
Manufacturer Sanofi Pasteur GlaxoSmithKline Merck Sharp and Dohme Corp.
Viability
Indicated Ages 2 months - 5 years 6 weeks - 4 years 2-71 months
Dose 0.5 mL 0.5 mL 0.5 mL
Schedule All ages: 3 doses + booster All ages: 3 doses + booster Ages 2-10 months: 2 doses + booster
Ages 11-14 months: 2 doses
Ages 15-71 months: 1 dose 
Route Intramuscular into anterolateral aspect of the thigh or deltoid Intramuscular into anterolateral aspect of the thigh or deltoid Intramuscular into anterolateral aspect of the thigh or deltoid
Appearance Clear and colorless   Slightly opaque white
Concentration Polysaccharide, 10 mcg Hib Polysaccharide, 10 mcg Haemophilus b PRP, 7.5 mcg
Preservative None None None
Adjuvant Tetanus toxoid, 24 mcg Tetanus toxoid, 25 mcg  
Excipients • Sucrose, 8.5%
• Ammonium sulfate
• Formalin
• Lactose, 12.6 mg
• Formaldehyde, residual ≤0.05mcg
Neisseria meningitides OMPC, 125 mcg
• Aluminum, 225 mcg
• Sodium chloride, 0.9%
Allergens None None None
Media Semisynthetic medium Synthetic medium Complex fermentation
Packaging Box of 5 single dose vials packaged with diluent Package of 10 single dose vials Box of 10 single-dose vials
Storage 2 to 8 C (36-46 F)
Do not freeze
2 to 8 C (36-46 F)
Do not freeze
2 to 8 C (36-46 F)
Do not freeze
PI date April 2016 Jan 2016 Nov 2014
      Table last updated 3/12/18