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 Hepatitis A vaccine

Hepatitis A vaccine
Formulary

Hepatitis A (inactivated, adsorbed) vaccine (HAV)
Prefilled syringe: 1 mL (Havrix Monodose®, VAQTA® Adult)
Prefilled syringe: 0.5 mL (AVAXIM®)
Prefilled syringe: 0.5 mL (Havrix Junior Monodose®, VAQTA® Paediatric)
May contain traces of neomycin
VAQTA® Adult and Paediatric may contain traces of formaldehyde, glutaraldehyde, streptomycin, neomycin, polymyxin B and bovine serum albumin


 


With typhoid vaccine


Hepatitis A (inactivated) and Typhoid Polysaccharide vaccine (adsorbed).
Prefilled syringe: 1 mL (Hepatyrix®)


 


Hepatitis A (inactivated, adsorbed) and Typhoid polysaccharide vaccine
Prefilled syringe: 1 mL (ViATIM®)
May contain traces of neomycin


View adult BNF  View SPC online
Hepatitis A vaccine with Hepatitis B vaccine  Twinrix®
Formulary

Hepatitis A (inactivated) and hepatitis B (rDNA) (HAB) vaccine (adsorbed).
Prefilled syringe: 1 mL (Twinrix® Adult); 0.5 mL (Twinrix® Paediatric)
May contain traces of neomycin
Prefilled syringe: 1 mL (Ambirix®)


View adult BNF  View SPC online