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Excipients Table
Components Table

 

 

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Amphotericin B

RabAvert (Novartis)

Rabies

<2 ng

Chlortetracyclin

RabAvert (Novartis)

Rabies

<20 ng

Egg (also listed as Ovalbumin)

Afluria Quad (CSL)

Influenza

<1 mcg

 

Fluad (Seqirus)

Influenza

<0.4 mcg

 

Fluarix Quad (GSK)

Influenza

≤0.05 mcg

 

FluLaval Quad (GSK)

Influenza

≤0.3 mcg

 

Flumist Quad (MedImmune)

Influenza

<0.24 mcg

 

Fluvirin (Novartis)

Influenza

≤1 mcg

 

MMR II (Merck)

MMR

residual

 

ProQuad (Merck)

MMR+varicella

residual

 

RabAvert (Chiron)

Rabies

<3 ng

 

YF-Vax (sp)

Yellow Fever

Not listed as an ingredient; Yellow Fever virus is grown in chicken embryos

Gelatin (Bovine)

RabAvert (Novartis)

Rabies

<12 mg (Polygeline)

Gelatin (Porcine)

Flumist Quad (MedImmune)

Influenza

Hydrolyzed Gelatin, 2.00 mg/0.2mL dose

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JE-Vax

Japanese Encephalitis

500 mcg

MMR II (Merck)

MMR

Hydrolyzed Gelatin, 14.5 mg

 

ProQuad (Merck)

MMR+varicella

Hydrolyzed Gelatin, 11 mg

 

Varivax (Merck)

Varicella

Hydrolyzed Gelatin, 12.5 mg

 

Vivotif (Crucell)

Typhoid

capsules

 

YF-Vax (sp)

Yellow Fever

as stabilizer

 

Zostavax (Merck)

Varicella Zoster

Hydrolyzed gelatin, 15.58 mg

Gentamicin Sulfate

Flumist Quad (MedImmune)

Influenza

<0.015 mcg/mL

 

Fluarix Quad (GSK)

Influenza

≤0.15 mcg

Latex

Biothrax (Emergent)

Anthrax

Vial stopper contains dry natural rubber.

 

Boostrix (GSK)

Tdap

The tip caps of the prefilled syringes contain natural rubber latex

 

Cervarix (GSK)

HPV

The tip caps contain natural rubber latex

 

Comvax (Merck)

Hib-HepB

Vial stopper contains dry natural latex rubber.

 

Engerix-B (GSK)

Hep B

The tip caps of the prefilled syringes contain natural rubber latex

Fluad (Seqirus)

Influenza

The tip caps of the prefilled syringes contain natural rubber latex

 

Fluvirin (Novartis)

Influenza

The tip caps of the prefilled syringes may contain natural rubber latex

 

Havrix (GSK)

Hep A

The tip caps of the prefilled syringes may contain natural latex rubber.

 

Infanrix (GSK)

DTaP

The tip caps of the prefilled syringes contain natural rubber latex

 

Kinrix (GSK)

DTaP/IPV

The tip caps of the prefilled syringes contain natural rubber latex

 

MENOMUNE (sp)

Meningococcal

The stoppers to the vials of lyophilized vaccine and diluent contain dry natural latex rubber.

 

Pediarix (GSK)

DTaP-HepB-IPV

The tip caps of the prefilled syringes contain natural rubber latex

 

PedvaxHIB (Merck)

Hib

Vial stopper contains dry natural latex rubber.

 

Recombivax HB (Merck)

Hep B

Vial stopper and the syringe plunger stopper and tip cap contain dry natural latex rubber.

 

Rotarix (GSK)

Rotavirus

The tip caps of the prefilled oral applicators contain natural rubber latex

Tenivac (Wyeth)

Td

The tip caps of the prefilled syringes may contain natural rubber latex

 

Twinrix (GSK)

Hep AB

The tip caps of the prefilled syringes may contain natural rubber latex

 

Vaqta (Merck)

Hepatitis A

Vial stopper and syringe plunger stopper and tip cap contain dry natural latex rubber.

Neomycin

Afluria (CSL)

Influenza

Neomycin sulfate, ≤3 ng

Afluria Quad (CSL)

Influenza

Neomycin sulfate, ≤62 ng

 

Fluad (Novartis)

Influenza

≤0.02mcg

 

Fluvirin (Novartis)

Influenza

≤2.5 mcg

 

Havrix (GSK)

Hep A

Neomycin sulfate, ≤40 ng/mL

 

Imovax (sp)

Rabies

Neomycin Sulfate, <150 mcg

 

IPOL (sp)

Polio

<5 ng [.005 mcg]

 

Kinrix (GSK)

DTaP/IPV

≤0.05 ng

 

MMR II (Merck)

MMR

25 mcg

 

Pediarix (GSK)

DTaP-HepB-IPV

≤0.05 ng

 

Pentacel (sp)

DTaP-IPV-Hib

<4 pg

 

ProQuad (Merck)

MMR+Varicella

<16 mcg

Quadracel (sp)

DTaP/IPV

<4 pg

 

RabAvert (Chiron)

Rabies

<1 mcg

 

Twinrix (GSK)

Hep AB

Neomycin Sulfate, ≤20 ng

 

Vaqta (Merck)

Hepatitis A

<10 ppb

 

Varivax (Merck)

Varicella

trace amounts

 

Zostavax (Merck)

Varicella Zoster

trace amounts

Ovalbumin (see Egg)

 

 

 

Polymyxin B

Afluria (CSL)

Influenza

≤0.5 ng

 

Afluria Quad (CSL)

Influenza

≤11 ng

Fluvirin (Novartis)

Influenza

≤3.75 mcg

 

IPOL (sp)

Polio

25 ng

 

Kinrix (GSK)

DTaP/IPV

≤0.01 ng

 

Pediarix (GSK)

DTaP-HepB-IPV

≤0.01 ng

 

Pentacel (sp)

DTaP-IPV-Hib

Polymyxin B sulfate, <4 pg

Quadracel (sp)

DTaP/IPV

Polymyxin B sulfate, <4 pg

 Serum, Fetal Bovine

IPOL (sp)

Polio

<50 ng

 

Ixario (Intercell)

Japanese Encephalitis

<50 ng

 

MMR II (Merck)

MMR

<1 ppm

 

Pentacel (sp)

DTaP/IPV/Hib

≤50 ng

 

ProQuad (Merck)

MMR+varicella

0.5 mcg

 

Quadracel (sp)

DTaP/IPV

≤50 ng

 

RotaTeq (Merck)

Rotavirus

trace amounts

 

Varivax (Merck)

Varicella

trace amounts

 

Zostavax (Merck)

Varicella Zoster

trace amounts

Sodium taurodeoxycholate

Afluria (CSL)

Influenza

≤10 ppm

Afluria Quad (CLS)

Influenza

≤10 ppm

Streptomycin

IPOL (sp)

Polio

<200

Thimerosal

ActHIB (AP)

Hib

≤0.3 mcg

Afluria (CSL)

Influenza

24.5 mcg mercury, multi-dose only

Afluria Quad (CSL)

Influenza

24.5 mcg mercury, multi-dose only

 

DT (sp)

DT

≤0.3 mcg mercury

 

FluLaval Quad (GSK)

Influenza

50 mcg (<25 mcg mercury), multi-dose vial

 

Fluvirin (Novartis)

Influenza

≤1 mcg mercury;25 mcg mercury, multi-dose vial

 

Fluzone Quad (sp)

Influenza

25 mcg mercury, multi-dose vial only

 

JE-Vax (sp)

Japanese Encephalitis

0.007%

 

MENOMUNE (sp)

Meningococcal

25 mcg mercury in multi-dose diluent

 

Td(Aventis)

Tetanus Toxoid Adsorbed

≤0.3 mcg mercury

Yeast

Comvax (Merck)

Hib-HepB

≤1% yeast protein

 

Engerix-B (GSK)

Hep B

5% yeast protein

 

Gardasil (Merck)

HPV

<7 mcg yeast protein

Gardasil 9 (Merck)

HPV

<7 mcg yeast protein

 

Menveo (Novartis)

Meningococcal

Unspecified amount

 

Pediarix (GSK)

Hep B

≤5% yeast protein

 

Prevnar (Wyeth)

Pneumococcal

Unspecified amount

Prevnar 13 (Wyeth)

Pneumococcal

Unspecified amount

 

Recombivax HB (Merck)

Hep B

≤1% yeast protein

 

Twinrix (GSK)

Hep AB

≤5% yeast protein

 

Vivotif Berna (Berna)

Typhoid

yeast extract from media

Vivotif Berna (Berna)

Typhoid

yeast extract from media

Vivotif Berna (Berna)

Typhoid

yeast extract from media

Updated September 2016

This page was last updated on September 22, 2016

2016 Institute for Vaccine Safety