Vaccine Info

PedvaxHIB Haemophilus influenzae type b Vaccine

Description

PedvaxHIB is a sterile product formulated to contain: 7.5 mcg of Haemophilus b PRP, 125 mcg of Neisseria meningitidis OMPC and 225 mcg of aluminum as amorphous aluminum hydroxyphosphate sulfate 

Indication

PedvaxHIB is indicated for routine vaccination against invasive disease caused by Haemophilus influenzae type b in infants and children 2 to 71 months of age. PedvaxHIB should not be used in infants <6 weeks of age.

Dosage

Age (months)      at First DosePrimaryAge (months)      at Booster    DoseDose

2 to 10                   2 doses, 2 months apart                    12 to 15          0.5 mL

11 to 14                 2 doses, 2 months apart                       —                 0.5 mL

15 to 71                 1 dose                                                  —                 0.5 mL

Updated
September 30th, 2019