This medication is an immunization agent, prescribed as an active immunization of infants and children for Haemophilus influenza type B bacteria and/or diphtheria, tetanus, and pertussis infections.
A single intramuscular injection (approximately 0.5 mL) after reconstitution.
It comes as a solution for injection to be administered by a healthcare provider into the large muscle.
• Caution should be exercised in patients with history of bleeding disorder, any allergy, who are taking other medications, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.
• It should not be used in infants younger than 2 months.
• Before using this medication it is necessary to consult with healthcare provider about previous vaccination series.
• Additional monitoring needed for children who are taking immunosuppressive therapy.
Fever, irritability; redness, tenderness, pain, swelling, or a lump at the injection site, sleepiness.
Avoid excess dosage.
Store it in refrigerator (2° - 8°C).
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