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Diphtheria, Tetanus, Pertussis (Acellular, Component) And Poliomyelitis (Inactivated) Vaccine (Adsorbed)


Ph. Eur.

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Therapeutic Categories

Active immunisation against diphtheria, tetanus, pertussis and poliomyelitis

Vaccine: Combination of bacterial vaccine (toxoids) and inactivated virus

Chemical Name

Combined vaccine containing: diphtheria formol toxoid; tetanus formol toxoid; individually purified antigenic components of Bordetella pertussis; suitable strains of human poliovirus types 1, 2 and 3 grown in suitable cell cultures and inactivated; a mineral adsorbent such as aluminium hydroxide or hydrated aluminium phosphate. The formol toxoids are prepared from the toxins produced by the growth of Corynebacterium diphtheriaeand Clostridium tetanirespectively. The vaccine may also contain filamentous haemagglutinin, pertactin and other defined components of B. pertussis such as fimbrial-2 and fimbrial-3 antigens

Foreign Names

  • Vaccinum diphtheriae, tetani, pertussis sine cellulis ex ele (Latin)
  • Diphtherie-Tetanus-Pertussis (azellulär, aus Komponenten)-Po (German)
  • Vaccin diphthérique, tétanique, coquelucheux (acellulaire, m (French)
  • Vacuna de difteria, tétanos, tos ferina (componente acelular (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Diphtheria, Tetanus, Pertussis, and Poliomyelitis Vaccine (IS)
  • Diphtherie-Pertussis, acellulär (aus Einzelkomponenten)-Poliomyelitis, inaktiviert-Tetanus-Adsorbat-Impfstoff (IS)
  • Diphtherie-Pertussis-Poliomyelitis, inaktiviert-Tetanus-Adsorbat-Impfstoff (IS)
  • DTaP/IPV (IS)
  • DTPa-IPV (IS)
  • Vacunas de la difteria, el tétanos, la tos ferina (componente acelular) y la poliomielitis (adsorbida) (IS)
  • Adsorbed Diphtheria, Tetanus, Pertussis (Acellular Component) And Inac (PH: BP 2018)
  • Diphtheria, Tetanus, Pertussis (Acellular, Component) And Poliomyeliti (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)
  • Diphtherie-Tetanus-Pertussis(azellulär, aus Komponenten)-Poliomyelitis (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Vaccin diphthérique, tétanique, coquelucheux (acellulaire, multicompos (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Vaccinum diphtheriae, tetani, pertussis sine cellulis ex elementis pra (PH: BP 2018, Ph. Eur. 9)
  • dTaP/IPV (IS)
  • Adsorbed Diphtheria, Tetanus, Pertussis (Acellular Component) And Inac (PH: BP 2018)
  • Diphtheria, Tetanus, Pertussis (Acellular, Component) And Poliomyeliti (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)
  • Vaccinum diphtheriae, tetani, pertussis sine cellulis ex elementis pra (PH: BP 2018, Ph. Eur. 9)

Brand Names

  • Adacel
    Sanofi Pasteur, Israel
  • Adacel Polio
    Sanofi Pasteur, Israel; Sanofi-Aventis, Australia; Sanofi-Aventis, Hong Kong
  • Adacel Polio 0,5 ml
    Sanofi Pasteur, Turkey
  • Adacel-Polio
    Sanofi Pasteur, Canada; Sanofi Pasteur, Malaysia
  • Boostrix
    GlaxoSmithKline, New Zealand
  • Boostrix Polio
    GlaxoSmithKline, Canada; GlaxoSmithKline, Finland; GlaxoSmithKline, Hungary; GlaxoSmithKline, Lithuania; GlaxoSmithKline, Netherlands; GlaxoSmithKline, Norway; GlaxoSmithKline, Poland; GlaxoSmithKline, Sweden; GlaxoSmithKline, Turkey; GlaxoSmithKline Pharma, Austria; GlaxoSmithKline Pharma A/S, Iceland; GSK, Belgium; GSK, Czech Republic
  • Boostrix-IPV
    GlaxoSmithKline, Romania; GlaxoSmithKline Australia, Australia
  • DiTeKiPol
    Scandinavian Biopharma, Sweden
  • DiTeKiPolBooster
    AJ Vaccines, Denmark
  • Hexyon
    Sanofi Pasteur, Lithuania
  • Infanrix DTPa-IPV [pediatric]
    GlaxoSmithKline, Switzerland
  • Infanrix Hib
    GlaxoSmithKline, Lithuania
  • Infanrix IPV [pediatric]
    GlaxoSmithKline, Hungary; GlaxoSmithKline, Israel; GlaxoSmithKline, New Zealand; GlaxoSmithKline Australia, Australia
  • Infanrix Polio
    GlaxoSmithKline, Lithuania; GlaxoSmithKline, Estonia; GlaxoSmithKline, Sweden
  • Infanrix Polio [pediatric]
    GSK, Slovakia
  • Infanrix-IPV
    GlaxoSmithKline, Netherlands; GlaxoSmithKline, Canada; GlaxoSmithKline, Poland; GlaxoSmithKline, Thailand
  • Infanrix-IPV [pediatric]
    GlaxoSmithKline UK, United Kingdom; Wellcome Limited, Bosnia & Herzegowina
  • Infanrix-IPV + Hib [pediatric]
    GlaxoSmithKline, Germany; GlaxoSmithKline, Netherlands
  • Infanrix-Polio [pediatric]
    GlaxoSmithKline, Finland
  • IPV-Boostrix
    GlaxoSmithKline, Ireland
  • IPV-Infanrix [pediatric]
    GlaxoSmithKline, Ireland
  • Kinrix
    GlaxoSmithKline Biologicals, United States
  • PENTAVAC [pediatric]
    Sanofi Pasteur MSD, Germany
  • Polioboostrix
    GlaxoSmithKline, Italy
  • Polioinfanrix [pediatric]
    GlaxoSmithKline, Italy
  • Quadracel
    Sanofi Pasteur, United States; Sanofi-Aventis, Australia
  • Quattrovac
    Chemo-Sero-Therapeutic Research Institut Kaketsuken, Japan
    Sanofi Pasteur, France; Sanofi Pasteur, Norway; Sanofi Pasteur MSD, Germany
  • Repevax
    Sanofi, United Kingdom; Sanofi Pasteur, Austria
  • Squarekids
    Kitasato Daiichi Sankyo Vaccine, Japan
  • Tetrabik
    Handai Biken, Japan
  • Tetracoq
    Sanofi-Aventis, Lithuania
  • Tetravac
    Sanofi Pasteur, France; Sanofi Pasteur, Italy
  • Tetravac [pediatric]
    Sanofi, Sweden; Sanofi Belgium, Belgium; Sanofi Oy, Finland; Sanofi-Aventis, Switzerland
  • Tetraxim
    Sanofi Franta, Romania; Sanofi Pasteur, Argentina; Sanofi Pasteur, Bosnia & Herzegowina; Sanofi Pasteur, Bulgaria; Sanofi Pasteur, Cyprus; Sanofi Pasteur, Croatia (Hrvatska); Sanofi Pasteur, Hungary; Sanofi Pasteur, South Korea; Sanofi Pasteur, Lithuania; Sanofi Pasteur, Malaysia; Sanofi Pasteur, Philippines; Sanofi Pasteur, Serbia; Sanofi Pasteur, Slovakia; Sanofi Pasteur, Thailand; Sanofi Pasteur, Tunisia; Sanofi Pasteur, Turkey; Sanofi Pasteur S.A., Estonia; Sanofi Pasteur Sa, Myanmar
  • Triaxis Polio
    Sanofi Pasteur SA, Netherlands
  • Adacel
    Sanofi Pasteur, New Zealand
  • Adacel-Polio
    Sanofi Pasteur, New Zealand
  • Boostrix Polio
    GlaxoSmithKline, Bulgaria; GlaxoSmithKline, Switzerland; GlaxoSmithKline, Germany; GlaxoSmithKline, Thailand; GlaxoSmithKline Biologicals, Malta; GSK, Slovakia
  • Boostrix-IPV
    GlaxoSmithKline UK, United Kingdom
  • Boostrix-Polio
    GlaxoSmithKline, Hong Kong
  • Boostrixtetra
    GlaxoSmithKline Laboratoire Pharmaceutique, France
  • Hexacima
    Sanofi Pasteur, Cyprus; Sanofi Pasteur, Romania; Sanofi Pasteur MSD, Slovenia; Sanofi Pasteur S.A., Estonia; sanofi-aventis, Croatia (Hrvatska)
  • Infanrix Hexa [pediatric]
    GlaxoSmithKline, Hong Kong
  • Tetravac [pediatric]
    Sanofi Pasteur, Norway
  • Tetraxim
    Sanofi-Pasteur, Colombia


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PHPharmacopoeia Name
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