Vaccine Excipients and Media Summary

Excipients are inactive ingredients of a drug product necessary for production of a finished pharmaceutical formulation.

Growth media are culture materials used to produce mass quantities of micro-organism antibodym, or other immunologic agent, suitable for further processing into a pharmaceutical.

Below is a summary of the excipients and culture media included in most vaccines licensed in the United States.

Part one can be viewed here.

Part two can be viewed here.


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