pediarix (pf)

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What is pediarix (pf)?

Pediarix (PF) 10mcg-25Lf-25mcg-10Lf-40-8-32 IM Susp
Drug Name: DIPHT/TETANUS/PERT/HEP B/POLIO
Other Brand Names: Pediarix
Uses: This medication is a combination of vaccines. It is given to children between the ages of 6 weeks and 7 years old to prevent certain serious diseases: diphtheria, tetanus (lockjaw), pertussis (whooping cough), hepatitis B, and polio. Vaccination is the best way to protect (provide immunity) against these life-threatening diseases. Vaccines work by getting the body to make its own protection (antibodies).
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