Typbar-TCV

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Description

Typbar-TCV is a sterile, clear and colourless liquid containing purified Vi capsular polysaccharide of Salmonella typhi Ty2 which is conjugated to Tetanus Toxoid carrier protein. Typbar-TCV is indicated for active immunization against Salmonella typhi infection in adults, children and infants above 6 months of age. Typbar-TCV induces T- cell dependent immunity.

Immunization Guideline:

The immunizing dose for adults, children and infants greater than or equal to 6 months of age is a single dose of 0.5 ml. A booster dose may be given after 3 years.

For latest IAP updates see revised immunization schedule.

Additional information

Contraindications

Typbar-TCV should not be administered to person with hypersensitivity to any component of vaccine, pregnant and lactating women. People suffering from fever or severe illness should not be given the vaccine.

manufacturer

Bharat Biotech

country-of-manufacture

India

vaccine-type

Typhoid

pharmaceutical-form

Liquid

package-size

1 Dose, 5 Dose

route-of-administration

Intramuscular

preservative

None, Phenoxyethanol,