Dynavax received U.S. FDA nod for Heplisav-B [Hepatitis B Vaccine (Recombinant), Adjuvanted]

Dynavax received U.S. FDA nod for Heplisav-B [Hepatitis B Vaccine (Recombinant), Adjuvanted]

 

U.S. FDA approved Dynavax drugs Heplisav-B [Hepatitis B Vaccine (Recombinant), Adjuvanted] for the treatment of Hepatitis B.

Company: Dynavax

Specific Treatments: Hepatitis B virus

Therapeutic Areas: Hepatology (Gall Bladder, Pancreatic, Liver), Infections and Infectious Diseases

 

 

General Information of Heplisav-B [Hepatitis B Vaccine (Recombinant), Adjuvanted]

Heplisav-B [Hepatitis B Vaccine (Recombinant), Adjuvanted] combines hepatitis B surface antigen with a proprietary Toll-like Receptor 9 agonist to enhance the immune response.

 

Heplisav-B is specifically indicated for prevention of infection caused by all known subtypes of hepatitis B virus for use in adults 18 years of age and older. 

 

Heplisav-B is supplied as a solution for intramuscular injection. The recommended dose is two doses (0.5 mL each) administered one month apart.

 

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