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Components of
MMRV Vaccine
Excipients Table
Allergens Table
Components Table
 

Indication

Immunization against mumps, rubella, measles and varicella

Proprietary Name

MMRV

Manufacturers

Merck

Viability

Live, attenuated

Microorganism

Measles, Mumps, Rubella, Varicella

Dose

0.5 mL

Route

Subcutaneous

Dose form

Powder, white to pale yellow

Appearance

When reconstituted, clear pale yellow to light pink.

Concentration (per 0.5 mL)

Measles, 1000 TCID50

Mumps, 20000 TCID50

Rubella, 1000 TCID50

Varicella, 10000 PFU

Preservatives

None

Adjuvants

None

Excipients

Sucrose, 21 mg

Hydrolyzed gelatin, 11 mg

Sodium chloride, 2.4 mg

Sorbitol 1.8 mg

Monosodium L-glutamate, ≤0.40 mg

Sodium phosphate dibasic, ≤0.34 mg

Albumin (human), ≤0.31 mg

Potassium phosphate monobasic, 72 mcg

Potassium chloride, 60 mcg

Potassium phosphate dibasic 36 mcg

MRC-5 cells (including DNA and protein), residual

Bovine calf serum, ≤0.5 mcg

Other buffer and media ingredients

Allergens

Hydrolyzed gelatin, 11 mg

Residual egg proteins,

Neomycin, <16 mcg

Media

Measles and Mumps, Chicken-embryo cell culture, Medium 199

Rubella, Human-diploid WI-38 cell culture, Minimum Essential Medium

Packaging

Package of 10 single-dose vials of lyophilized vaccine (package A) and separate package of 10 vials of sterile water diluent (package B).

Routine Storage

2 to 8 C (36-46 F)

Do Not Freeze

updated March 2008

 

This page was last updated on February 12, 2014

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