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Registered for use in children aged ≥2 years and in adults.
23vPPV — 23-valent pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine
Each 0.5 mL monodose vial contains:
- 25 µg each of pneumococcal capsular polysaccharide of serotypes 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6B, 7F, 8, 9N, 9V, 10A, 11A, 12F, 14, 15B, 17F, 18C, 19F, 19A, 20, 22F, 23F and 33F
- 0.25% phenol
For Product Information and Consumer Medicine Information about Pneumovax 23 visit the Therapeutic Goods Administration website.
Additional vaccine information
For detailed advice on vaccine dosage, administration, contraindications and precautions, and variations from product information, please visit the relevant disease chapter/s.