Vaccine Preparation: Mixing 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