Td Vax

Td Vax

vaccine, diphtheria and tetanus toxoid

Manufacturer:

IBSS Biomed

Distributor:

Biogenetech
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Adsorbed diphtheria & tetanus vaccine (w/ reduced antigen content)
Indications/Uses
Active immunisation of childn >7 yr, adolescents & adults against tetanus & diphtheria.
Dosage/Direction for Use
IM 0.5 mL. Basic vaccination Administer 2 doses w/ 4-wk interval, followed by 3rd dose 6-12 mth after 2nd dose. Booster vaccination Administer 1 dose. Adult w/ basic vaccination Every 10 yr.
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity. Acute febrile illness; exacerbation of chronic diseases; thrombocytopenia/neurological disorders.
Special Precautions
Known allergic reactions. Not to be administered intravascularly. Postpone vaccination until end of therapy in patients undergoing immunosuppressive treatment or w/ immune deficiency. Sensitivity reactions due to thiomersal.
Adverse Reactions
Fever, malaise, inj site reaction &/or pain.
ATC Classification
J07AM51 - tetanus toxoid, combinations with diphtheria toxoid ; Belongs to the class of tetanus bacterial vaccines.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Td Vax susp for inj
Packing/Price
0.5 mL x 10 × 1's
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