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Each 0.5-mL dose, after reconstitution, contains diphtheria toxoid ≥30 IU, tetanus toxoid ≥40 IU, Bordetella pertussis antigens (toxoid 25 mcg, filamentous haemagglutinin 25 mcg), inactivated poliomyelitis virus type 1 40 DU*+, inactivated poliomyelitis virus type 2 8 DU*+, inactivated poliomyelitis type 3 32 DU*+, Haemophilus influenzae type b polysaccharide conjugated with tetanus protein 10 mcg.
*DU: D antigen unit.
+or equivalent quantity of antigen determined using a suitable immunochemical method.
Pentaxim also contains sucrose, trometamol, aluminum hydroxide, phenol red-free Hanks medium, formaldehyde, phenoxyethanol and water for injections as other ingredients.
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