Table 1.

Licensed Acellular Pertussis-containing Vaccines as of December 1996

ManufacturerAntigens*Trade NameLicensed by FDAYear Approved
Connaught LaboratoriesPTTripediaFirst 3 doses1996
FHAFourth and fifth doses1992
Wyeth-Lederle LaboratoriesPTACEL-IMUNEFourth and fifth doses1991
FHAFirst 3 doses1996
Fimbria 2
Pertactin
  • * PT indicates pertussis toxoid; and FHA, filamentous hemagglutinin.

  • FDA indicates US Food and Drug Administration.