HEPLISAV-B Rx

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HEPLISAV-B

Vaccines
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Generic Name and Formulations:

Hepatitis B vaccine (recombinant), adjuvanted (formulated to contain HBsAg 20mcg + CpG 1018 3000mcg) per 0.5mL dose; soln for IM inj; preservative-free.

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Indications for HEPLISAV-B:

Hepatitis B immunization.

Adult:

Give IM inj in deltoid muscle. ≥18yrs: 2 doses (0.5mL each) 1 month apart.

Children:

<18yrs: not established.

Contraindications:

Yeast hypersensitivity.

Warnings/Precautions:

Have appropriate medical treatment available to manage possible anaphylactic reactions. Immunocompromised. Pregnancy. Nursing mothers.

Interactions:

Concomitant immunosuppressants: may get sub-optimal response. Concomitant immune globulin; give separately using different syringes at different inj sites. May interfere with lab tests.

Pharmacological Class:

HB.

Adverse Reactions:

Local reactions (eg, pain, redness, swelling), fatigue, headache, malaise; anaphylaxis.

Note:

To register pregnant patients, call (844) 443-7734.

Generic Availability:

NO

How Supplied:

Single-dose vials—1, 5