GlaxoSmithKline's Hib vaccine obtains FDA approval

08/20/2009 | Philadelphia Inquirer, The

GlaxoSmithKline gained accelerated FDA clearance for Hiberix, a vaccine against Haemophilus influenzae Type B, which causes diseases such as meningitis and pneumonia. The approval allows the drug to be used as a booster in children 15 months to 4 years old and is part of an effort to address a shortage of Merck & Co.'s PedvaxHIB.

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