Generic drug of the therapeutic class: Infectiology - Parasitology
active ingredients: Diphtheria toxoid, Tetanus toxoid, Inactivated poliomyelitis vaccine type 1, Inactivated poliomyelitis vaccine type 2, Inactivated poliomyelitis vaccine type 3
laboratory: Sanofi Pasteur Msd
0.5 ml syringe
This vaccine is indicated for the joint prevention of diphtheria, tetanus, and poliomyelitis.
Dosage DT POLIO MERIEUX Suspension for injection 0.5 ml syringe
- Primary vaccination: 3 injections at one month intervals.
- Reminder: 1 injection 1 year after the 3rd injection, then every 5 to 10 years.
Administration mode :
Subcutaneous or intramuscular route.
Side effects DT Polio Merieux
- Rare local painful reactions.
- Possibility of moderate fever during the 24 to 48 hours following the injection.
These reactions can, exceptionally, be important, especially during reminders; they are then classically attributed to an allergic reaction to diphtheria toxoid (see warnings and precautions for use).