new hepatitis A vaccine, Vaqta (VAK-ta)
Merck is introducing their new hepatitis A vaccine, Vaqta (VAK-ta). It'll be co-promoted with Connaught.
Vaqta is similar to Havrix...the first hepatitis A vaccine that came out just last year.
Hepatitis A vaccines are given to travelers and others who have a high risk of getting hepatitis A.