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Brand name: Polio Sabin TM

Active ingredients: polio trivalent live vaccine

What it is used for

INDICATIONS AS AT 28 NOVEMBER 2003: Polio Sabin (oral) Multidose vaccine is indiacted for active immunisation of infants, susceptable children and adults against poliomyelitis caused by poliovirus Types 1,2 and 3.

How to take it

You should seek medical advice in relation to medicines and use only as directed by a healthcare professional.

  • The way to take this medicine: Oral
  • Store below 8 degrees Celsius (refrigerate)
  • Lifetime is 1 Years.

Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.

Visual appearance

Clear, yellowish pink liquid practically free of particulates.

Do I need a prescription?

This medicine is available from a pharmacist and requires a prescription. It is Schedule 4: Prescription Only Medicine.

Is this medicine subsidised?

This medicine may be subsidised which may make it cheaper. To learn more about this subsidy, visit the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS) website.

Disclaimer

The information about this medicine comes from trusted sources.

  • Therapeutic Good's Administration (TGA)
  • Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS)
  • GuildLink
  • DrugBank

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