Thimerosal Content in Some US Licensed Vaccines

  

Vaccine

Brand Name

Manufacturer

Thimerosal Concentration

Mercury mcg/0.5 mL

Influenza 2016/7 Formula  

Afluria

multi‐dose

CSL Limited for Merck

0.01%

24.5

Afluria Quadrivalent

multi‐dose

CSL Limited for Merck

0.01%

24.5

Agriflu

multi-dose

Novartis

0.01%

25

FluLaval Quadrivalent

multi-dose

GlaxoSmithKline

.01%

25

Fluvirin

prefilled syringe

Novartis

*

*

multi‐dose

0.01%

25

Fluzone Quadrivalent

 multi-dose

sanofi pasteur

0.01%

25

Japanese Encephalitis

JE‐Vax

 

sanofi pasteur

0.007%

 

Meningococcal

Menomune‐A/C/Y/W‐135

multi‐dose

sanofi pasteur

0.01%

24.5

Td

Tetanus and Diphtheria Toxoids Adsorbed

Mass Bio Labs

*

*

This table was last updated on May 2 2017.

* This product should be considered equivalent to thimerosal‐free products. This vaccine may contain trace amounts (<0.3 mcg) of mercury left after postproduction thimerosal removal; these amounts have no biological effect. JAMA 1999;282(18) and JAMA 2000;283(16).