Yellow Fever Vaccine

Yellow Fever Vaccine Indications Prevention of yellow fever: • in children from 9 months of age and adults living in or travelling through endemic areas • in mass immunisation campaigns in the... Read more »

Tetanus Antitoxin (Equine)

Tetanus Antitoxin (Equine) Therapeutic action Neutralisation of tetanus toxin. Tetanus antiserum provides temporary passive immunity against tetanus for 15 days. Indications Prevention of tetanus in wound management, in patients non immunised or... Read more »

Suramin

Suramin Therapeutic action Trypanocide Indications Haemolymphatic stage of African trypanosomiasis due to T. b. rhodesiense Presentation and route of administration Powder for injection in 1 g vial, to be dissolved in 10... Read more »

Human Tetanus Immunoglobulin (Htig)

Human Tetanus Immunoglobulin (Htig) Therapeutic action Neutralisation of tetanus toxin. HTIG provides passive immunization against tetanus for 3 to 4 weeks. Indications Prevention of tetanus in wound management, in patients non immunised... Read more »

Tetanus Vaccine (Tt)

Tetanus Vaccine (Tt) Indications Prevention of tetanus in wound management Prevention of maternal and neonatal tetanus in women of childbearing age and pregnant women Composition, presentation and route of administration Purified tetanus... Read more »

Rabies Vaccine

Rabies Vaccine Indications Prevention of rabies after category II and III exposures Composition, presentation and route of administration Inactivated virus vaccine, prepared from cell culture (CCV): purified Vero-cell vaccine (VPCV) or purified... Read more »

Rabies Immunoglobulin (Hrig)

Rabies Immunoglobulin (Hrig) Therapeutic action infiltration into the wound and IM injection Neutralisation of rabies virus. HRIG provides passive immunization against rabies for 3 to 4 weeks. Indications Prevention of rabies after... Read more »

Oral Antipoliomyelitis Vaccine (Opv)

Oral Antipoliomyelitis Vaccine (Opv) Indications Prevention of poliomyelitis Composition, presentation and route of administration Live-attenuated virus vaccine, trivalent (poliovirus types 1, 2 and 3) Oral suspension in multidose vial, to be administered... Read more »

Meningococcal Vaccine A + C + W135

Meningococcal Vaccine A + C + W135 Indications Prevention of meningitis due to meningococci groups A, C and W135: • in mass immunisation campaigns in the event of an outbreak due to... Read more »

Meningococcal Vaccine A + C

Meningococcal Vaccine A + C Indications Prevention of meningitis due to meningococci groups A and C: • in mass immunisation campaigns in the event of an outbreak due to meningococcus A or... Read more »