Lot-to-lot Consistency of Tritanrix™-HepB/Hib-MenAC & Its Non-inferiority vs Tritanrix™-HepB/Hiberix™ in Infants
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The primary purpose of this study is to demonstrate the lot-to-lot consistency of 3 production lots of GSK Biologicals' Hib-MenAC (Haemophilus influenzae type b and meningococcal serogroups A and C) vaccine when reconstituted with Tritanrix™-HepB (diphtheria, tetanus, pertussis, and hepatitis B) vaccine and administered as a single injection.
Condition or disease
TetanusHepatitis BHaemophilus Influenzae Type bWhole Cell PertussisDiphtheria
Biological: Hib-MenAC mixed with Tritanrix™-HepB
The study is double blind. However the active control vaccine Tritanrix™-HepB/Hiberix™ will be administered in a single-blind manner. Blood samples will be collected for immunogenicity analyses. GSK Biologicals' OPV vaccine will be administered concomitantly with the study vaccines at 2, 4 and 6 months of age according to local country regulation. The study will last approximately 5 months per subject
Demonstrate Lot-to-lot Consistency of Final Production Method of GSK Biologicals' Hib-MenAC Vaccine Mixed Extemporaneously With Tritanrix™-HepB & Demonstrate Its Non-inferiority vs Tritanrix™-HepB/Hiberix™ in Healthy Infants at 2, 4 and 6 Months
Study Start Date
Study Completion Date
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Antibody conc or titer, seroprot, seropos and/or vacc response to all antigens administered (Prior to dose 1, 2 m after dose 2 & 1m after dose 3). After each dose: Solicited (d 0-3, local/general), unsolicited (d 0-30) symptoms. During whole study: SAEs
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Ages Eligible for Study:
56 Days to 83 Days (Child)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
healthy male or female, between, and including, 56 and 83 days of age.
Born after a gestation period between 36 and 42 weeks
Birth dose of hepatitis B vaccine within the first 72 hours of life
planned administration/administration of a vaccine not foreseen by the study protocol within 30 days before the first dose of study vaccine, or planned administration during the study period.
Bacille Calmette-Guérin (BCG) vaccine received after the first 2 weeks of life.
History of OR previous vaccination against OR known exposure since birth to diphtheria, tetanus, pertussis, hepatitis B, Haemophilus influenzae type b and/or meningococcal disease.
Any confirmed or suspected immunosuppressive or immunodeficient condition, including human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection
A family history of congenital or hereditary immunodeficiency
History of any neurologic disorders or seizures
History of allergic disease or reactions likely to be exacerbated by any component of the vaccine