Haemophilus B Conjugate (Prp-T) Vaccine Dosage

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Usual Pediatric Dose for:

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Usual Pediatric Dose for Haemophilus influenzae Prophylaxis

Infants and children 2 through 18 months of age:
Using saline diluent (0.4% Sodium Chloride) cleanse the vaccine vial rubber stopper with a suitable germicide and inject the entire volume of diluent contained in the vial or syringe into the vial of lyophilized vaccine. Thorough agitation is advised to ensure complete reconstitution. The entire volume of reconstituted vaccine is then drawn back into the syringe before injecting one 0.5 mL dose intramuscularly.
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Using Sanofi Pasteur diphtheria/ pertussis, whole cell/ tetanus (DTP), cleanse both the DTP and haemophilus influenzae type b conjugate (PRP-T) vaccine vial rubber stoppers with a suitable germicide prior to reconstitution. Thoroughly agitate the vial of Sanofi Pasteur DTP then withdraw a 0.6 mL dose and inject into the vial of lyophilized haemophilus influenzae type b conjugate (PRP-T) vaccine. After reconstitution and thorough agitation, the combined vaccines will appear whitish in color. Withdraw and administer 0.5 mL dose of the combined vaccines intramuscularly. Vaccine should be used within 24 hours after reconstitution.

Children 15 to 18 months of age:
Using Sanofi Pasteur diphtheria/tetanus/pertussis, acel vaccine (Tripedia) vaccine and haemophilus influenzae type b conjugate (PRP-T) vaccine vial rubber stoppers with a suitable germicide prior to reconstitution. Thoroughly agitate the vial of Sanofi Pasteur diphtheria/tetanus/pertussis, acel vaccine (Tripedia) then withdraw a 0.6 mL dose and inject into the vial of lyophilized haemophilus influenzae type b conjugate (PRP-T) vaccine. After reconstitution and thorough agitation, the combined vaccines will appear whitish in color. Withdraw and administer 0.5 mL dose of the combined vaccines intramuscularly. Vaccine should be used immediately (within 30 minutes) after reconstitution.

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