As we strive to make your job easier and more efficient, Sanofi Pasteur is moving towards implementing 2-D barcode technology on our entire product portfolio. Not only were we the first manufacturer in the marketplace to bring this advancement to our customers, but we continue to lead the way with plans to fully implement 2-D barcode technology on our entire product portfolio in the near future. We hope you continue to see this technological advancement as a way to potentially help you record data more accurately.
- Global Trade Identification Number (GTIN)
- National Drug Code (NDC)
- Lot Number
- Expiration Date
- Electronic Medical Records (EMR) and Electronic Health Record (EHR) systems
- Inventory management systems
- Vaccine registries
- Vaccine Adverse Event Recording System (VAERS)
- Menactra®a vaccine
- Fluzone®b vaccine - all presentations except Fluzone Intradermal vaccine
- Pentacel®c vaccine
- Adacel®d vaccine - unit-dose vials only
- Pediatric DT vaccine
- DAPTACEL®e vaccine
- IPOL®f vaccine
- TENIVACTMg vaccine - unit-dose vials only
First Quarter, 2014:
- ActHiB®h vaccine
- TUBERSOL®i Diagnostic Antigen
Third Quarter, 2014:
- Menomune®j -A/C/Y/W-135 vaccine
- YF-VAX®k vaccine
The 2-D barcode is not meant to replace the linear barcode. We're adding it to help make your job of recording information easier, and potentially more accurate.
Reading the new 2-D barcode requires an EMR system, in addition to a compatible
a Menactra (Meningococcal [Groups A,C,Y and W-135] Polysaccharide Diphtheria Toxoid Conjugate Vaccine).
b Fluzone (Influenza Virus Vaccine).
c Pentacel (Diphtheria and Tetanus Toxoids and Acellular Pertussis Adsorbed, Inactivated Poliovirus and Haemophilus b Conjugate [Tetanus Toxoid Conjugate] Vaccine).
d Adacel (Tetanus Toxoid, Reduced Diphtheria Toxoid and Acellular Pertussis Vaccine Adsorbed).
e DAPTACEL (Diphtheria and Tetanus Toxoids and Acellular Pertussis Vaccine Adsorbed).
f IPOL (Poliovirus Vaccine Inactivated).
g TENIVAC (Tetanus and Diphtheria Toxoids Adsorbed).
h ActHIB (Haemophilus b Conjugate Vaccine [Tetanus Toxoid Conjugate]).
i TUBERSOL (Tuberculin Purified Protein Derivative [Mantoux]).
j Menomune -A/C/Y/W-135 (Meningococcal Polysaccharide Vaccine, Groups A,C,Y and W-135 Combined).
k YF-VAX (Yellow Fever Vaccine).