Details for Engerix-B vaccine and its components.
Registered for use from birth.
Recombinant hepatitis B vaccine
Each 1.0 mL monodose vial or pre-filled syringe contains:
- 20 µg recombinant hepatitis B surface antigen (HBsAg) protein, adsorbed onto 0.5 mg aluminium as aluminium hydroxide
Each 0.5 mL monodose vial or pre-filled syringe contains:
- 10 µg HBsAg protein, adsorbed onto 0.25 mg aluminium as aluminium hydroxide
Both formulations may contain yeast proteins.
For detailed advice on vaccine dosage, administration, contraindications and precautions, please visit the relevant disease chapter.
- hepatitis B surface antigen
Printed content may be out of date. For up to date information, always refer to the digital version: https://immunisationhandbook.health.gov.au/vaccines/engerix-b.