Meningococcal vaccines

Kathryn Dzintars, PharmD, BCPS
Pediatric Dosing Author: Bethany Sharpless Chalk, Pharm.D., BCPPS
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VACCINE TYPES

  • Conjugate vaccines:
    • Menactra (MCV4): quadrivalent meningococcal conjugate vaccine (Groups A, C, Y and W-135)
    • Menveo (MenACWY-CRM): quadrivalent meningococcal conjugate vaccine (Groups A, C, Y and W-135)
    • MenQuadfi (MenACWY-TT): quadrivalent meningococcal vaccine (Groups A, C, Y, W-135)
  • Recombinant vaccines:
    • Bexsero (MenB-4C): recombinant vaccine (only Group B)
    • Trumenba (MENB): recombinant vaccine (only Group B)

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VACCINE TYPES

  • Conjugate vaccines:
    • Menactra (MCV4): quadrivalent meningococcal conjugate vaccine (Groups A, C, Y and W-135)
    • Menveo (MenACWY-CRM): quadrivalent meningococcal conjugate vaccine (Groups A, C, Y and W-135)
    • MenQuadfi (MenACWY-TT): quadrivalent meningococcal vaccine (Groups A, C, Y, W-135)
  • Recombinant vaccines:
    • Bexsero (MenB-4C): recombinant vaccine (only Group B)
    • Trumenba (MENB): recombinant vaccine (only Group B)

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Last updated: September 3, 2022