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Components of
MMR Vaccine
Excipients Table
Allergens Table
Components Table
 

Indication

Immunization against mumps, rubella, and especially measles

Proprietary Name

MMR II

Attenuvax

Mumpsvax

Meruvax II

Manufacturers

Merck

Merck

Merck

Merck

Viability

Live, attenuated

Live, attenuated

Live, attenuated

Live, attenuated

Microorganism

Measles, Mumps, Rubella

Measles

Mumps

Rubella

Dose

0.5 mL

0.5 mL

0.5 mL

0.5 mL

Route

Subcutaneous

Subcutaneous

Subcutaneous

Subcutaneous

Dose form

Powder

Powder

Powder

Powder

Appearance

When reconstituted, clear yellow.

When reconstituted, clear yellow

When reconstituted, clear yellow

When reconstituted, clear yellow

Concentration (per 0.5 mL)

Measles, 1000 TCID50

Mumps, 20000 TCID50

Rubella, 1000 TCID50

Measles, 1000 TCID50-

Mumps, 20000 TCID50

Rubella, 1000 TCID50

Preservatives

None

None

None

None

Adjuvants

None

None

None

None

Excipients

Sorbitol, 14.5 mg

Sodium phosphate, sucrose, 1.9 mg

Sodium chloride, hydrolyzed gelatin, 14.5 mg

Human albumin, 0.3 mg

Fetal bovine serum, <1 ppm

Other buffer and media ingredients

Neomycin, 25 mcg

 

Sorbitol, 14.5 mg

Sodium phosphate, sucrose, 1.9 mg

Sodium chloride, hydrolyzed gelatin, 14.5 mg

Human albumin, 0.3 mg

Fetal bovine serum, <1 ppm

Other buffer and media ingredients

Neomycin, 25 mcg

Sorbitol, 14.5 mg

Sodium phosphate, sucrose, 1.9 mg

Sodium chloride, hydrolyzed gelatin, 14.5 mg

Human albumin, 0.3 mg

Fetal bovine serum, <1 ppm

Other buffer and media ingredients

Neomycin, 25 mcg

Sorbitol, 14.5 mg

Sodium phosphate, sucrose, 1.9 mg

Sodium chloride, hydrolyzed gelatin, 14.5 mg

Human albumin, 0.3 mg

Fetal bovine serum, <1 ppm

Other buffer and media ingredients

Neomycin, 25 mcg

Allergens

Residual egg proteins,

Neomycin, 25 mcg

Residual egg proteins,

Neomycin, 25 mcg

Residual egg proteins,

Neomycin, 25 mcg

Neomycin, 25 mcg

Media

Measles and Mumps, Chicken-embryo cell culture, Medium 199

Rubella, Human-diploid WI-38 cell culture, Minimum Essential Medium

Chicken-embryo culture

Chicken-embryo culture

Human-diploid WI-38 cell culture

Packaging

Single-dose vials, vials + diluent, 10-dose vials

Single-dose vials, vials + diluent

Single-dose vials, vials + diluent

Single-dose vials, vials + diluent

Routine 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

2 to 8 C (36-46 F)

Do Not Freeze

updated July 2005

 

This page was last updated on February 12, 2014

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