All the Drug Class Drugs
Pneumococcal Vaccines. Polysaccharides serotype 1, 3, 4, 5, 6A, 6B, 7F, 9V, 14, 18C, 19F, 23F, CRM carrier protein.. PREFILLED SYRINGE: 1, 5, 10 x 0.5 ml.
I.M. inject. only. 3 dose series: 1st dose
(0.5 ml) at 6 wks-2 mths old, foll. by 2nd
and 3rd doses at approx.
every 4-8 wks. 4th dose (0.5 ml): at
12-15 mths old; at least 2 mths aft. 3rd
dose. Prev. unvacc.child (beyond
routine age schedule): 1st dose: 7-11
mths: 3 x 0.5 ml (1st and 2nd dose at
least 4 wks apart). 3rd dose: After 1st
birthday (at least 2 mths aft. 2nd dose).
12-23 mths: 2 x 0.5 ml at least 2 mths
apart; 24 mths-9 yrs: 1 x 0.5 ml. See lit.
Active immunizat.forprevent.of dis.
caused by S. pneumoniae. Active in
infants and child. from 2 mths. to 5 yrs, in
adults 50 yrs and older. See lit.
C/I: Hypersens. to any compon. incl.
diphth. toxoid, active infect.