Q-Vax Skin Test
Details for Q-Vax Skin Test and its components.
Registered for use in adults.
Q fever skin test
Each 0.5 mL liquid vial when diluted to 15 mL with sodium chloride contains:
- 16.7 ng of purified killed suspension of Coxiella burnetii in each diluted 0.1 mL dose
- thiomersal 0.01% w/v before dilution
- traces of formalin
May contain egg proteins.
For detailed advice on vaccine dosage, administration, contraindications and precautions, please visit the relevant disease chapter.
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