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Boostrix Approval History

FDA Approved: Yes (First approved May 3, 2005)
Brand name: Boostrix
Generic name: tetanus, diphtheria, acellular pertussis vaccine (Tdap)
Company: GlaxoSmithKline Biologicals
Treatment for: Diphtheria Prophylaxis, Tetanus Prophylaxis, Pertussis Prophylaxis

Boostrix is a combination vaccine that provides a booster immunization against pertussis (whooping cough) in combination with tetanus and diphtheria.

Development History and FDA Approval Process for Boostrix

DateArticle
Jul 11, 2011Approval FDA approves Boostrix to prevent tetanus, diphtheria, and pertussis in older people
Dec 13, 2008Approval FDA Approves GlaxoSmithKline Tetanus, Diphtheria, Whooping Cough Vaccine, Boostrix, for Adults
May  3, 2005Approval Boostrix GlaxoSmithKline Biologicals - Treatment for Prevention of Diphtheria, Tetanus & Pertussis in Adolescents
Mar 15, 2005GlaxoSmithKline Receives Unanimous Favorable Recommendation by FDA Advisory Committee for Boostrix
Jul  7, 2004GlaxoSmithKline Submits Biologics License Application for FDA Approval of Boostrix

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