2 DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION
For intramuscular administration only.
Do not mix Prevnar 20 with other vaccines/products in the same syringe.
|Step 1. Resuspend drug product|
Hold the pre-filled syringe horizontally between the thumb and the forefinger and shake vigorously until the vaccine is a homogeneous white suspension. Do not use the vaccine if it cannot be re-suspended.
|Step 2. Visual inspection|
Visually inspect the vaccine for large particulate matter and discoloration prior to administration. Do not use if large particulate matter or discoloration is found. If the vaccine is not a homogeneous suspension, repeat Steps 1 and 2.
|Step 3. Remove syringe cap|
Remove the syringe cap by slowly turning the cap counterclockwise while holding the Luer lock adapter.
Avoid pressing the syringe plunger rod while removing the syringe cap.
|Step 4. Attach a sterile needle|
Hold the Luer lock adapter and attach a needle appropriate for intramuscular administration to the pre-filled syringe by turning clockwise.
For intramuscular injection only.
Each 0.5 mL dose is to be injected intramuscularly using a sterile needle attached to the supplied pre-filled syringe.