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PNEUMOVAX 23 - Pneumococcal Vaccine, Polyvalent

STN: BLA 101094
Proper Name: Pneumococcal Vaccine, Polyvalent
Tradename: PNEUMOVAX ® 23
Manufacturer: Merck & Co., Inc
Indication:

  • PNEUMOVAX 23 is a vaccine indicated for active immunization for the prevention of pneumococcal disease caused by the 23 serotypes contained in the vaccine (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6B, 7F, 8, 9 N, 9 V, 1 0 A, 1 1 A, 12F, 14, 15B, 17F, 18C, 19F, 19A, 20, 22F, 23F, and 33F).
  • PNEUMOVAX 23 is approved for use in persons 50 years of age or older and persons aged ≥2 years who are at increased risk for pneumococcal disease.

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