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Diphtheria/Acellular Pertussis/Tetanus Booster Vaccine (Tdap) (By injection)

Protects against infections caused by tetanus (lockjaw), diphtheria, or pertussis (whooping cough). This is a booster vaccine.

Diphtheria, tetanus, and acellular pertussis booster vaccine (also known as Tdap) is a combination immunizing agent given by injection to protect against infections caused by diphtheria, tetanus (lockjaw), and pertussis (whooping cough). This vaccine is given to children 10 years of age and older, and to adults who have already been given this vaccine in the past. The vaccine will "boost" or… Read more
Brand names include
Adacel, Boostrix
Other forms
By injection, By injection, Intramuscular route
Drug classes About this
Vaccine
Combinations including this drug

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