Anthrax Vaccine Adsorbed (BioThraxTM) is supplied in 5 mL multidose vials.

THIS PRODUCT IS TO BE STORED AT 2ºC TO 8ºC (36 TO 46ºF). Do not freeze. Do not use after the expiration date given on the package.

Nonclinical Toxicology

Carcinogenesis, Mutagenesis, Impairment of Fertility

Animal studies have not been performed to ascertain whether BioThrax has carcinogenic action, or any effect on fertility.


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Revision: January 31, 2002

Rx Only---Federal (U.S.A.) law prohibits dispensing without a prescription.

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Lansing, Michigan 48906

U.S. License No. 1260


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