TABLE C-2 Mercury Content from Thimerosal in the Currently Licensed Vaccines That Are Recommended for Some Children in the United States, April 2004

Vaccine

Brand Name

Manufacturer

Hg [μg/dose]

DT

(Diphtheria and tetanus toxoids)

All Products

Aventis Pasteur, Inc. (single dose)

0.3

 

Aventis Pasteur, Inc. (multi-dose)

25

 

Aventis Pasteur, Ltd*

25

TT (Tetanus Toxoid)

All Products

Aventis Pasteur, Inc.

25

Pneumococcal Polysaccharide

Pneumovax 23

Merck

0

Hepatitis A

Havrix

Glaxo-SmithKline

0

Vaqta

Merck

0

Influenza

Fluzone1

Aventis Pasteur, Inc.

25

Fluzone

(Preservative free)

Aventis Pasteur, Inc.

≤1 μg/0.5 mL

dose or ≤0.5 μg/

0.25 mL dose

Fluvirin

Evans

25

Fluvirin

Evans

<1 μg

Influenza, Live

FluMist

MedImmune

0

*Not available in the United States.

1Children under 3 years of age received half of a vaccine dose (0.25 mL or 12.5 μg mercury/dose).



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