Pentaxim Contraindications

vaccine, hib conjugate vaccine (meningococcal protein conjugate)


Sanofi Pasteur


Zuellig Pharma
Full Prescribing Info
If child suffers from convulsant or nonconvulsant progressive encephalopathy (neurological disease).
If child has experienced a strong reaction occurring within 48 hrs following a previous vaccination: Fever ≥40°C, persistent crying syndrome, febrile or nonfebrile convulsion, hypotonus-hyporeactivity syndrome.
If child has experienced an allergic reaction appearing after a previous vaccination against diphtheria, tetanus, pertussis, poliomyelitis and Haemophilus influenzae type b infections.
If child is allergic to the active ingredients, any of the excipients, neomycin, streptomycin and polymyxin B.
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