Active ingredients: whooping cough + diphtheria + tetanus + inactivated polio vaccine
What it is used for
QUADRACEL is indicated for primary immunisation of children from the age of 2 months to 12 months against diphtheria, tetanus, whooping cough, poliomyelitis. QUADRACEL is also indicated for the fourth dose for children from 15 months to 6 years of age who have been immunised previously with three doses of diphtheria, tetanus, pertussis and polio vaccines.
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: Intramuscular
- Store at 2 to 8 degrees Celsius
- Do not Freeze
- Lifetime is 36 Months.
Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.
Sterile, uniform, cloudy, white to off-white suspension
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.
For side effects, taking other medicines and more
Download consumer medicine information leaflet (pdf)