Havrix

Havrix

(hăv′rĭks)
Hepatitis A vaccine, inactivated.
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For ages 1-18 yrs 1-mL adult dose in single- dose vials and prefilled syringes for ages [greater than or equal to] 19 yrs HAVRIX GlaxoSmithKline Same as for VAQTA TWINRIX GlaxoSmithKline 1-mL single-dose vials and prefilled syringes.
GSK, who manufacture vaccine Havrix, said: "Singles and packs of 10 are currently unavailable and are unlikely to be available until 2018.
Caption: The 2D barcode is on the outer box of of the Fluarix Quadravalent vaccine (left), and on the vial of the Havrix vaccine.
M14707 and X75215, respectively) and constituents of 2 of the commercial HAV vaccines, HAVRIX (GlaxoSmithKline, Rixensart, Belgium) and Avaxim (Sanofi-Pasteur, Paris, France), respectively.
The second, control group received a version of Havrix, a licensed vaccine against hepatitis A.
This can be plausibly argued in the Thai Havrix case, for example.
In the pivotal phase III, randomized, double-blind international study, more than 18,000 girls and women aged 15-25 in the general population received Cervarix or the active control, Havrix, an inactivated hepatitis A vaccine.
In the meantime, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has reported that the pediatric formulation and adult formulation of GlaxoSmithKline's hepatitis A vaccine Havrix, and its adult hepatitis A/hepatitis B combination vaccine (Twinrix), "are currently in good supply to meet demand.
GSK also donated 350,000 doses of Havrix JuniorTM for earthquake relief.
Two HAV vaccines are available (marketed under the names HAVRIX and VAQTA) for people two years of age and older.
Other vaccines can be given simultaneously with HAVRIX or VAQTA, but at a different injection site.
Two such vaccines have been recently licensed within the US: Havrix (SmithKline Beecham) and Vaqta (Merck & Co.