Details for Avaxim vaccine and its components.
Registered for use in people aged ≥2 years.
Each 0.5 mL monodose pre-filled syringe contains:
- 160 antigen units of inactivated hepatitis A virus (GBM strain)
- 0.3 mg aluminium as aluminium hydroxide
- 2.5 µL phenoxyethanol
- 12.5 µg formaldehyde
- ≤2.5 µg neomycin
- <50 ng bovine serum albumin
- traces of polysorbate 80
For detailed advice on vaccine dosage, administration, contraindications and precautions, please visit the relevant disease chapter.
Printed content may be out of date. For up to date information, always refer to the digital version: https://immunisationhandbook.health.gov.au/vaccines/avaxim.