Medication Brand Change: Influenza Vaccine

posted Jun 11, 2019, 11:30 PM by Muhammad Fikree Ahmad   [ updated Jun 11, 2019, 11:40 PM ]
4 June 2019 (Circular No. SP PPUM: 241/2019)

Please be informed that Pharmacy Department has replaced the brand for the Influenza vaccine from FluQuadri to Vaxigrip Tetra.
 

Product Name

:

Vaxigrip Tetra

Active Ingredient

:

Influenza Vaccine Type A & B (Inactivated)

Dosage Form

:

Injection

Registration No.

:

MAL18086125ARZ

Holder

:

Sanofi-Aventis (Malaysia) Sdn. Bhd.

Manufacturer

:

Sanofi Pasteur

Formulary Category

:

Special

Prescriber

:

Respiratory Medicine Specialists



Difference between FluQuadri and Vaxigrip Tetra:

Influenza Vaccine

FluQuadri

Vaxigrip Tetra

Manufacturing Country

France 

USA

Formulation

Syringe with needle

Syringe without needle

Population

> 3 years 

> 6 months