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Meningococcal Group B Vaccine, rDNA, Multicomponent, Adsorbed

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Therapeutic Category

Active immunisation against meningitis

Foreign Names

  • Multikomponenten-Meningokokken-Gruppe-B-Impfstoff, rDNA, ads (German)
  • Vaccin méningocococique multicomposé groupe B, ADNr, adsorbé (French)
  • Vacuna antimeningocócica multicomponente contra el grupo B, (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Impfstoff gegen Meningokokken der Gruppe B (IS: rDNA, Komponenten, adsorbiert)
  • MenB vaccine (IS)
  • Meningococcal Group B Vaccine, rDNA, Component, Adsorbed (IS)
  • Multikomponenten-Meningokokken-Gruppe-B-Impfstoff, rekombiniert (IS)
  • Vaccin méningocococique multicomposé type B, ADNr, adsorbé (IS)
  • Vaccin multicomposé méningocoque type B (IS)

Brand Names

  • Bexsero
    GlaxoSmithKline, Germany; Novartis, Czech Republic; Novartis Farmaceutica, Spain; Novartis Pharmaceuticals, Canada; Novartis Vaccines, United Kingdom; Novartis Vaccines, Ireland; Novartis Vaccines and Diagnostic, Poland; Novartis Vaccines and Diagnostics, Austria; Novartis Vaccines and Diagnostics, Cyprus; Novartis Vaccines and Diagnostics, Denmark; Novartis Vaccines and Diagnostics, France; Novartis Vaccines and Diagnostics, Norway; Novartis Vaccines and Diagnostics, United States
  • Trumenba
    Wyeth Pharmaceuticals, United States


ISInofficial Synonym

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