Human vaccines

The table below includes the different types of vaccines recommended as part of the Irish National Immunisation Programme. The authorised brands for each recommended vaccine are listed, with links to the respective Package Leaflet (for the public) and Summary of Product Characteristics (for healthcare professionals).

Further information on the Irish National Immunisation Programme, including Immunisation Guidelines recommended by the National Immunisation Advisory Committee of the Royal College of Physicians, is available from the HSEs National Immunisation Office website.

Information on other vaccines authorised for use in Ireland, but not included within the National Immunisation Programme, is accessible from the 'find a medicine' section on the hpra.ie homepage.

Information on the seasonal influenza vaccination programme for 2020/2021 is available on our website here.

Vaccine Product Name and Authorisation number Marketing Authorisation Holder Summary of Product Characteristics (SmPC) Patient Information Leaflet (PIL)
'6 in 1' Vaccines for Diptheria, Tetanus, Pertussis, Hepatitis B, Poliomyelitis and Haemophilus influenzae type B

Infanrix hexa

(EU/1/00/152/006)

GlaxoSmithKline Ltd.
 SmPC

 PIL

 

Hexacima

(EU/1/13/828/001-007)
Sanofi Pasteur
 SmPC
 PIL

Hexyon

(EU/1/13/829/001-007)
Sanofi Pasteur
 SmPC
 PIL
'Booster' Vaccine:

DTaP/IPV (High dose diphtheria, tetanus, acellular pertussis and poliomyelitis booster vaccine) 


IPV Boostrix

(PA1077/101/001)
GlaxoSmithKline Ltd.
 SmPC
 PIL
 

IPV Infanrix

(PA1077/108/001)
GlaxoSmithKline Ltd.
 SmPC  PIL

 Tetravac
(PA2131/009/001)
Sanofi Pasteur
 SmPC  PIL
'Booster' Vaccine:

Tdap/IPV (Tetanus, low dose diphtheria, low dose acellular pertussis, and poliomyelitis booster vaccine)

 

Repevax

(PA2131/006/001)

Sanofi Pasteur
 SmPC  PIL
'Booster' Vaccine:

Tdap (Tetanus, low dose diphtheria, and low dose acellular pertussis booster vaccine)

 

Boostrix

(PA1077/020/001)

GlaxoSmithKline Ltd.
 SmPC
 PIL
Haemophilus influenzae type b vaccine (Hib) 
Hiberix
(PA1077/027/001)
GlaxoSmithKline Ltd.
 SmPC
 PIL 
Hepatitis A vaccine 

Avaxim

(PA2131/002/001)
Sanofi Pasteur
 SmPC

 PIL 

  Havrix Adult Monodose
(PA1077/026/002)
GlaxoSmithKline Ltd.
 SmPC
 PIL
  Havrix Paediatric Monodose
(PA1077/026/001)
GlaxoSmithKline Ltd.
 SmPC
 PIL
Hepatitis A in combination with Typhoid vaccine
Viatim
(PA2131/014/001)
Sanofi Pasteur
 SmPC
 PIL
Hepatitis B vaccine
Engerix B paediatric
(PA1077/023/001)
GlaxoSmithKline Ltd.
 SmPC
 PIL
  Engerix B
(PA1077/023/002)
GlaxoSmithKline Ltd.
 SmPC
 PIL

HBVAXPRO10
(EU/1/01/183/028)
Sanofi Pasteur MSD Ltd.
 SmPC
 PIL
Hepatitis A and B combined vaccine
Twinrix
(EU/1/96/020/007)
GlaxoSmithKline Ltd.
 SmPC
 PIL 
Human papillomavirus vaccine (HPV)
Cervarix
(EU/1/07/419/004)
GlaxoSmithKline Ltd.
 SmPC
 PIL
   

Gardasil

(EU/1/06/357/007)
Sanofi Pasteur MSD Ltd.
 SmPC
PIL 
   

Gardasil 9

(EU/1/15/1007/002)
Sanofi Pasteur MSD Ltd.
 SmPC
PIL  
Seasonal Influenza vaccine

Fluenz Tetra
(EU/1/13/887/003-004)

AstraZeneca AB
 SmPC
PIL
 

Quadrivalent Influenza Vaccine 

(PA2131/013/001)
Sanofi Pasteur
 SmPC 
 PIL
  Influvac Tetra
(PA2010/053/002)
Mylan IRE Healthcare Ltd.
 SmPC  PIL
  Flucelvax Tetra
(EU/1/18/1326/001)
Seqirus Netherlands B.V.
 SmPC  PIL
  Fluad Tetra
(EU/1/20/1433/001-004)
Seqirus Netherlands B.V.
 
 SmPC  PIL
  Fluarix Tetra
(PA1077/134/001)
GlaxoSmithKline Ltd.
 SmPC  PIL
Measles, Mumps and Rubella vaccine

M-M-RvaxPRO

(EU/1/06/337/011)  
Sanofi Pasteur MSD Ltd.
 SmPC
 PIL
  Priorix
(PA1077/036/001)
GlaxoSmithKline Ltd.
 SmPC
 PIL
Meningococcal vaccine
Bexsero
(EU/1/12/812/001)
GSK Vaccines S.r.l.
 SmPC
 PIL
  Trumenba
(EU/1/17/1187/001)
 Pfizer Europe
 SmPC
 PIL
 

Menitorix

(PA1077/116/001)
GlaxoSmithKline Ltd.
 SmPC
 PIL
 

Menjugate

(PA0919/004/003)
GSK Vaccines S.r.l.
 SmPC
 PIL
  NeisVac-C
(PA0822/183/001)
Pfizer Healthcare Ireland
 SmPC  PIL
  Menveo
(EU/1/10/614/003)
GSK Vaccines S.r.l.   SmPC
 PIL
  Nimenrix
(EU/1/12/767/003)
Pfizer Europe
 SmPC
 PIL
Pneumococcal vaccine
Prevenar 13
(EU/1/09/590/004)
Pfizer Europe
 SmPC
 PIL
 

Pneumovax 23

(PA1286/055/002)
Merck Sharp & Dohme Ireland 
 SmPC
 PIL
 

Synflorix

(EU/1/09/508/1-9)
GlaxoSmithKline Biologicals S.A.
 SmPC  PIL
 Rabies vaccine

Rabies Vaccine BP

(PA2131/004/001) 
Sanofi Pasteur
 SmPC
 PIL
 

Rabipur

(PA0877/003/002)
GSK Vaccines GmbH
 SmPC  PIL
 Rotavirus vaccine

Rotarix

(EU/1/05/330/005-007)

GlaxoSmithKline Ltd.
 SmPC
 PIL
   RotaTeq
(EU/1/06/348/01)
Sanofi Pasteur MSD
 SmPC  PIL

Menveo (EU/1/10/614/003) Meningococcal Group A, C, W135 and Y conjugate vaccine PIL
Menveo (EU/1/10/614/003) Meningococcal Group A, C, W135 and Y conjugate vaccine PIL
Menveo (EU/1/10/614/003) Meningococcal Group A, C, W135 and Y conjugate vaccine PIL

Click here for further information on the HSE Immunisation Programme: https://www.hse.ie/eng/health/immunisation/pubinfo/