vaccine vialsVaccine Shortages/Notices

Last updated October 23, 2012

Current Vaccine Shortages in Utah

Pentacel & Daptacel Supply

Sanofi Pasteur’s Pentacel (DTaP-IPV/Hib) and Daptacel (DTaP) remain in short supply.

The Utah Vaccines for Children (VFC) Program has a limited supply. Infanrix will be substituted for teh Daptacel when Daptacel has been depleted. Providers are encouraged to find alternatives to vaccinating children. Missed opportunities should be avoided. Please discuss with your healthcare providers and place your orders for products currently available. VFC providers will be notified via the VFC listserv when the situation changes.

Adacel

Adacel (Tdap) is also in limited supply in single dose vials. Syringes are not available.

Quick Reference Sheet: Guidance for Vaccinating Children During a Pentacel and Pediarix Shortage: 2013

Guidance for Vaccinating Children During a Pentacel and Pediarix Shortage: 2013

National Shortages & Delays