Medically reviewed by Drugs.com. Last updated on Aug 30, 2019.
Generic name: NEISSERIA MENINGITIDIS GROUP B RECOMBINANT LP2086 A05 PROTEIN VARIANT ANTIGEN 60ug in 0.5mL, NEISSERIA MENINGITIDIS GROUP B RECOMBINANT LP2086 B01 PROTEIN VARIANT ANTIGEN 60ug in 0.5mL
Dosage form: suspension for intramuscular injection
For intramuscular use only.
Dose and Schedule
Three-dose schedule: Administer a dose (0.5 mL) at 0, 1–2, and 6 months.
Two-dose schedule: Administer a dose (0.5 mL) at 0 and 6 months. If the second dose is administered earlier than 6 months after the first dose, a third dose should be administered at least 4 months after the second dose.
The choice of dosing schedule may depend on the risk of exposure and the patient's susceptibility to meningococcal serogroup B disease.
Shake syringe vigorously to ensure that a homogenous white suspension of Trumenba is obtained. Do not use the vaccine if it cannot be re-suspended. Parenteral drug products should be inspected visually for particulate matter and discoloration prior to administration, whenever solution and container permit. Do not use if particulate matter or discoloration is found.
Inject each 0.5 mL dose intramuscularly, using a sterile needle attached to the supplied prefilled syringe. The preferred site for injection is the deltoid muscle of the upper arm. Do not mix Trumenba with any other vaccine in the same syringe.
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