||Neonatal Drug Therapy Manual
DPTP-ACT HIB Vaccine
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Diphteria, Pertussis, Tetanus Toxoid and Inactivated Polio-Haemophilus Influenzae B, Pediacel
- Routine childhood immunization
Shake the vial until a cloudy, uniform suspension results
- 0.5 mL IM at 2, 4 and 6 months
Local: pain, redness, swelling and induration at the site of injection
Systemic reactions: fever, irritability, drowsiness, prolonged or abnormal crying, convulsions with or without fever
Reconstitution and Stability:
Refrigerate until ready to use
Can be co-administered with the following vaccines (at separate injection site): Pneumococcal conjugate vaccine, Hepatitis B, MMR (measles, mumps, rubella)
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