Vaccine Preparation: Mixing Diluent and Vaccine

Diluent and Vaccine

ONLY use 0.9% sodium chloride (normal saline, preservative-free) diluent to mix with the vaccine.

  • Use the diluent included in the ancillary supply kit.  

Diluent is in a single-use vial. Use a new vial EVERY TIME.

Do NOT use: 

  • Bacteriostatic normal saline or other diluent to mix the vaccine 
  • The remaining diluent to mix additional vaccine vials or for other uses

 

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Vaccine Preparation: Mixing Diluent and Vaccine


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Page last reviewed: August 26, 2021