Sunderland Joint Formulary
NHS Sunderland Clinical Commissioning Group
South Tyneside and Sunderland NHS Foundation Trust

 
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14 Immunological products and vaccines

Patient group directions for the administration of vaccines in primary care can be found online here: http://medicines.necsu.nhs.uk/resources/patient-group-directions

Patient group directions for the administration of vaccines in CHS can be found online here: http://chsintranet/2012/06/20/patient-group-directions-pgds/

14-04 Diphtheria vaccines

Diphtheria vaccines for Children Under 10 years
Formulary

Diphtheria, Tetanus, Pertussis (acellular, 3-component), polio,Haemophilus influenzae type b (Hib) and hepatitis B vaccine (DTaP/IPV/Hib/HepB)
Vial with solvent in a pre-filled syringe 0.5 mL (Infanrix hexa®)
May contain traces of formaldehyde, neomycin and polymyxin B


 


Diphtheria, Tetanus, Pertussis (acellular, 3-component) and Poliomyelitis (inactivated) vaccine (DTaP/IPV)
Prefilled syringe: 0.5 mL (Infanrix-IPV®)
May contain traces of formaldehyde, neomycin and polymyxin B


 


Diphtheria (low dose), Tetanus, Pertussis (acellular, 5-component) and Poliomyelitis (inactivated) vaccine (dTaP/IPV)
Prefilled syringe: 0.5 mL (REPEVAX®, Boostrix-IPV®)
REPEVAX® may contain traces of formaldehyde, glutaraldehyde, streptomycin, neomycin, polymyxin B and bovine serum albumin
Boostrix-IPV® may contain traces of neomycin and polymyxin B


 


Diphtheria, Tetanus, Pertussis (acellular, 5-component), Poliomyelitis (inactivated) and Haemophilus influenzae type b vaccine (DTaP/IPV/Hib)
Prefilled syringe: 0.5mL (Pediacel®)


View adult BNF  View SPC online
Diphtheria vaccines for over 10 years and adults
Formulary

Diphtheria (low dose), Tetanus and Poliomyelitis (Inactivated) vaccine (Td/IPV)
Prefilled syringe: 0.5 mL (Revaxis®)
May contain traces of streptomycin, neomycin and polymyxin B


View adult BNF  View SPC online