Adacel/Adacel Polio

Adacel/Adacel Polio Description




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Each dose (0.5 mL) is formulated to contain: Tetanus Toxoid Not less than 20 International Units (5 Lf), Diphtheria Toxoid Not less than 2 International Units (2 Lf).
Acellular Pertussis: Pertussis Toxoid (PT) 2.5 μg, Filamentous Haemagglutinin (FHA) 5 μg, Pertactin (PRN) 3 μg, Fimbriae Types 2 and 3 (FIM) 5 μg, Inactivated Poliomyelitis Vaccine, Type 1 (Mahoney) 40 D-antigen units*, Type 2 (MEF-1) 8 D-antigen units*, Type 3 (Saukett) 32 D-antigen units*.
* or the equivalent antigen quantity, determined by suitable immunochemical method.
ADACEL-POLIO (Tetanus Toxoid, Reduced Diphtheria Toxoid and Acellular Pertussis Vaccine Adsorbed Combined with Inactivated Poliomyelitis Vaccine) is a sterile, uniform, cloudy, white suspension of tetanus and diphtheria toxoids and acellular pertussis vaccine adsorbed separately on aluminum phosphate, combined with inactivated poliomyelitis vaccine (vero cell origin) types 1, 2 and 3, and suspended in water for injection. The acellular pertussis vaccine is composed of five purified pertussis antigens (PT, FHA, PRN and FIM).
Excipients/Inactive Ingredients: Aluminum Phosphate (adjuvant) 1.5 mg, 2-phenoxyethanol 0.6% v/v, Polysorbate 80 <5 μg, Water for Injection q.s. 0.5 mL, Manufacturing Process Residuals: Bovine serum albumin, formaldehyde, glutaraldehyde, streptomycin, neomycin and polymyxin B are present in trace amounts.
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