Administration route: 
Vaccine group: 
Q fever skin test

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.

Page history

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