Skip to Content

Haemophilus Type b Conjugate Vaccine

Scheme

Ph. Eur.

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

J07AG01

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0126161-67-9

Therapeutic Categories

Active immunisation against haemophilus influenzae type b

Bacterial vaccine

Chemical Name

Preparation of a polysaccharide, derived from a suitable strain of Haemophilus influenzaetype b, covalently bound to a carrier protein. The polysaccharide, polyribosylribitol phosphate (PrP) is a linear copolymer composed of repeated units, with a defined (Ph. Eur.)

Foreign Names

  • Vaccinum haemophili stirpis b coniugatum (Latin)
  • Haemophilus Typ-B-Impfstoff, konjugiert (German)
  • Vaccin conjugué de l'haemophilus type b (French)
  • Vacuna contra Haemophilus influenzae tipo b (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Haemophilus influenzae B antigène purifié conjugué (IS)
  • Haemophilus influenzae B-Impfstoff, konjugiert (IS)
  • Haemophilus influenzae B-Polysaccharid-Konjugat-Impfstoff (IS)
  • Haemophilus influenzae type b conjugate vaccine (IS)
  • Haemophilus-influenzae-Typ-B-Impfstoff (IS: konjugiert)
  • Hemophilus influenzae B vaccine (IS)
  • Hib (IS)
  • Hib vaccine (IS)
  • HIB-Konjugat-Impfstoff (IS)
  • Vaccino di emofilo tipo B coniugato (IS)
  • Vaccinum haemophili stirpe b coniugatum (IS)
  • Vaccinum haemophilus influenzae B (IS)
  • Vacuna de haemophilus influenzae tipo b (IS)
  • Haemophilus Type b Conjugate Vaccine (PH: BP 2016, Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Haemophilus-Typ-B-Impfstoff (konjugiert) (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Vaccin conjugué de l'haemophilus type b (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Vaccinum haemophili stirpis b coniugatum (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Haemophilus b conjugate vaccine (IS: tetanus toxoid conjugate)
  • Haemophilus influenzae B-Saccharid-Tetanus-Konjugat-Impfstoff (IS)
  • Haemophilus influenzae type b polysaccharide-tetanus toxoid conjugate vaccine (IS)
  • Kapsel-Polysaccharid des Hib-Bakteriums, gebunden an Tetanus-Protein (IS)
  • Polysaccharide capsulaire purifié de la bactérie Hib, lié à la protéine tétanique (IS)

Brand Names

  • ACT-HIB
    Sanofi Pasteur, Cyprus; Sanofi Pasteur, Macedonia; Sanofi Pasteur, Poland; Sanofi Pasteur MSD, Sweden
  • ACT-HIB (pediatric)
    Sanofi Pasteur, France
  • Comvax (Haemophilus Type b Conjugate Vaccine and Hepatitis B)
    Merck, United States
  • Hiberix
    GlaxoSmithKline, Malaysia; Wellcome Limited, Bosnia & Herzegowina
  • Hiberix (pediatric)
    GlaxoSmithKline, Hong Kong; GlaxoSmithKline, Thailand
  • Menitorix (Haemophilus Type b Conjugate Vaccine and Meningococcal Group C Polysaccharide Conjugate Vaccine)
    GlaxoSmithKline, Poland
  • PedvaxHIB
    Merck, United States
  • Synflorix
    GlaxoSmithKline, Chile; GlaxoSmithKline, Myanmar
  • Vaxem Hib
    Novartis Vaccines, Thailand
  • actHIB
    Sanofi Pasteur, South Korea; Sanofi Pasteur, United States
  • ACT-HIB
    Sanofi Pasteur, Bosnia & Herzegowina; Sanofi Pasteur, Denmark; Sanofi Pasteur, Italy; Sanofi Pasteur, Norway; Sanofi Pasteur, Thailand
  • Act-HIB
    Sanofi Pasteur, Canada; Sanofi-Aventis, Hong Kong
  • Hiberix
    GlaxoSmithKline, Czech Republic; GlaxoSmithKline, Spain; GlaxoSmithKline, Italy; GlaxoSmithKline, Romania; GlaxoSmithKline, Singapore; IVZ, Slovenia; Smith Kline & French, Portugal
  • Hiberix (pediatric)
    GlaxoSmithKline, Canada; GlaxoSmithKline, Switzerland; GlaxoSmithKline, Ireland; GlaxoSmithKline, Poland; GlaxoSmithKline, United States

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

TermDefinition
ISInofficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Ph. Eur.European Pharmacopoeia

Click for further information on drug naming conventions and International Nonproprietary Names.

Important Notice: The Drugs.com international database is in BETA release. This means it is still under development and may contain inaccuracies. It is not intended as a substitute for the expertise and judgement of your physician, pharmacist or other healthcare professional. It should not be construed to indicate that the use of any medication in any country is safe, appropriate or effective for you. Consult with your healthcare professional before taking any medication.

Hide