The Medical Letter on Drugs and Therapeutics
Hepatitis A Vaccine
June 9, 1995 (Issue: 950)A vaccine to prevent hepatitis A (Havrix - SmithKline Beecham), previously licensed in more than 40 countries, including Canada, is now available in the United States. A similar vaccine manufactured by Merck is investigational in the USA.
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