Sponsor: 
GlaxoSmithKline Australia
Administration route: 
Intramuscular injection
Vaccine group: 
Rabies vaccines

Registered for use in people of any age.

PCECV — purified chick embryo 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

Also contains traces of:

  • neomycin
  • chlortetracycline
  • trometamol
  • β-propiolactone
  • monopotassium glutamate
  • amphotericin B

May contain traces of:

  • bovine gelatin
  • egg protein

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

PCECV
purified chick embryo cell vaccine (rabies)
IU
international units