Indications for: PEDVAXHIB

Immunization of children against H. influenzae type b.

Children Dosage:

<2 months: not recommended. 2 and 4 months: 0.5mL lM. Children vaccinated (with 2 dose regimen) before 12 months should receive booster at 12 months (but not <2 months after previous shot). Previously unvaccinated children, 15–71 months: 0.5mL lM once.

PEDVAXHIB Contraindications:

Aluminum allergy.

PEDVAXHIB Warnings/Precautions:

Immunodeficiency. Delay administration in febrile or active infection. Have epinephrine inj (1:1000) available. Protection begins several days after injection. Pregnancy (Cat. C): not recommended.

PEDVAXHIB Classification:

Hib (PRP-OMP).

Adverse Reactions:

Local reactions, fever.

How Supplied:

Single-dose vials (w. diluent)—10