Sponsor: 
Sanofi-Aventis Australia
Administration route: 
Intramuscular injection, Subcutaneous injection
Vaccine group: 
Rabies vaccines

Registered for use in people of any age.

HDCV — human diploid cell vaccine

Lyophilised powder in a monodose vial with 1.0 mL distilled water as diluent.

Each 1.0 mL reconstituted dose contains:

  • ≥2.5 IU inactivated rabies virus
  • 100–150 µg neomycin
  • ≤70 mg human serum albumin
  • traces of phenol red (indicator)

May contain traces of:

  • bovine gelatin
  • β-propiolactone

For detailed advice on vaccine dosage, administration, contraindications and precautions, please visit the relevant disease chapter.

Page history

Last updated: 
4 June 2018
Last reviewed: 
4 June 2018

Definitions

IU
international units