Details for Pneumovax 23 vaccine and its components.
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 detailed advice on vaccine dosage, administration, contraindications and precautions, please visit the relevant disease chapter.
- 23-valent pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine
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