Contents of two DTaP vaccines formulated for adolescents and adults

AntigenAventis (Adacel)a amt or doseGSK (Boostrix)b amt or dose
Diphtheria toxoid2 Lf2.5 Lf
Tetanus toxoid5 Lf5 Lf
PT toxoid2.5 μg8 μg
FHA5 μg8 μg
PRN3 μg2.5 μg
FIM2/35 μg
2-Phenoxyethanol0.6%2.5 mg
  • a Aventis: Product information, September 2002.

  • b GlaxoSmithKline (GSK): Product information, November 2003.