Essential drugs - December 2018 update

This guide has been updated. This month's revision includes in particular: significant changes (2), new entries (2), deleted entries (0)....

Significant changes
. Diphtheria-Tetanus-Pertussis vaccine (DTP): fully revised
. Hepatitis B vaccine: fully revised

New entries
. Tetanus-Diphtheria vaccine (Td) for the prevention of tetanus and diphtheria in children ≥ 4 years and adults
. Diphtheria-Tetanus-Pertussis-Hepatitis B-Hib vaccine for the prevention of tetanus and diphtheria in children < 7 years