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STN: 125814
Proper Name: Pneumococcal 21-valent Conjugate Vaccine
Tradename: CAPVAXIVE
Manufacturer: Merck Sharp & Dohme LLC
Indication: CAPVAXIVE is indicated for:

  • Aactive immunization for the prevention of invasive disease caused by Streptococcus pneumoniae serotypes 3, 6A, 7F, 8, 9N, 10A, 11A, 12F, 15A,15B, 15C, 16F, 17F, 19A, 20A, 22F, 23A, 23B, 24F, 31, 33F, and 35B inindividuals 18 years of age and older.
  • Active immunization for the prevention of pneumonia caused by S. pneumoniaeserotypes 3, 6A, 7F, 8, 9N, 10A, 11A, 12F, 15A, 15C, 16F, 17F, 19A, 20A, 22F,23A, 23B, 24F, 31, 33F, and 35B in individuals 18 years of age and older.
  • The indication for the prevention of pneumonia caused by S. pneumoniae serotypes 3, 6A, 7F, 8, 9N, 10A, 11A, 12F, 15A, 15C, 16F, 17F, 19A, 20A, 22F, 23A, 23B, 24F, 31, 33F, and 35B is approved under accelerated approval based on immune responses as measured by opsonophagocytic activity (OPA) [see Clinical Studies (14.1)]. Continued approval for this indication may be contingent upon verification and description of clinical benefit in a confirmatory trial.

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