Storage information 1
- Store in a refrigerator (2°C – 8°C).
- Do not freeze.
- Store in the original package in order to protect from light.
Nature and contents of container1
0.5 ml suspension is presented in a pre-filled syringe (Type I glass) with a plunger stopper (Type I bromobutyl rubber) and with a protective tip cap (Type I or Type II rubber) with or without needles.
Pack sizes of 1 syringe.
Special precautions for disposal and other handling 1
Upon storage, a fine off-white deposit may be observed in the pre-filled syringe containing the suspension.
Before use, the pre-filled syringe should be well shaken in order to form a homogeneous suspension.
The vaccine should be visually inspected for particulate matter and discoloration prior to administration. In the event of any foreign particulate matter and/or variation of physical aspect being observed, do not administer the vaccine. If two needles of different lengths are provided in the pack, choose the appropriate needle to ensure an intramuscular administration.
Any unused medicinal product or waste material should be disposed of in accordance with local requirements.
Shelf life: 3 years
Before prescribing please consult the full SPC which you can request from GSK or access on the website of the Pharmaceutical Services of the Ministry of Health