Haemophilus B Conjugate Vaccine
Vaccine is contraindicated in children with a history of hypersensitivity to any component. Vaccine is also contraindicated in children who have a progressive neurologic disorder, including infantile spasms, uncontrolled epilepsy, or progressive encephalopathy.
How it works
Haemophilus influenzae type B conjugate vaccine induce anti-PRP antibodies above the level known to be protectiveagainst invasive disease due to Haemophilus influenzae type B. An anti-PRP antibody titre ? 0.15 mcg/mL correlates with immediate protection against Hib infection and ? 1.0 mcg/mL correlates with long term protection.
Common side effects
Application site warmth, Injection site redness, Injection site swelling, Loss of appetite, Vomiting, Fever