Tetravax - Diphtheria and Tetanus Toxoids and Pertussis Vaccine, Alum Precipitated, and Poliomyelitis Vaccine

Tetravax - Diphtheria and Tetanus Toxoids and Pertussis Vaccine, Alum Precipitated, and Poliomyelitis Vaccine

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Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
biological
vaccine, diphtheria, tetanus, pertussis, polio
date made
ca 1959
expiration date
1959-09-07
maker
Merck Sharp and Dohme
place made
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Physical Description
diphtheria toxoids (drug ingredient)
tetanus toxoids (drug ingredient)
pertussis vaccine (drug ingredient)
poliomyelitis vaccine (drug ingredient)
benzethonium chloride, 1:40,000 (drug ingredient)
Measurements
overall: 5.8 cm x 2.3 cm x 2.3 cm; 2 5/16 in x 7/8 in x 7/8 in
overall: 2 3/8 in x 1 in x 1 in; 6.0325 cm x 2.54 cm x 2.54 cm
ID Number
1982.0043.051
accession number
1982.0043
catalog number
1982.0043.051
Credit Line
Gift of Warner-Lambert Company
See more items in
Medicine and Science: Medicine
Antibody Initiative: Tetanus
The Antibody Initiative
Health & Medicine
Antibody Initiative: Diphtheria
Antibody Initiative: Polio
Antibody Initiative: Whooping Cough
Data Source
National Museum of American History

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