Live Attenuated Bacillus Calmette-Guerin Vaccine [EPC] - N0000183904

Pharmacologic Class Information

Pharmacologic Code N0000183904
Pharmacologic Name Live Attenuated Bacillus Calmette-Guerin Vaccine
Pharmacologic Uses
  • live attenuated Bacillus Calmette-Guerin vaccine
Pharmacologic Concept Established Pharmacologic Classes - [EPC]
Pharmacologic Concept Description An established pharmacologic class is a term or phrase that is scientifically valid and clinically meaningful according to the following definitions:
  • A scientifically valid pharmacologic class is supported by documented and submitted empiric evidence showing that the drug's pharmacologic class is known, not theoretical, and relevant and specific to the indication.
  • A clinically meaningful pharmacologic class term or phrase enhances the ability of professionals to understand physiologic effects related to the indication or to anticipate undesirable effects that may be associated with the drug or pharmacologic class.

NDC Products with Live Attenuated Bacillus Calmette-Guerin Vaccine

The table contains 2 products whose active ingredient are classified under the same pharmacologic class Live Attenuated Bacillus Calmette-Guerin Vaccine [EPC].

NDC Proprietary Name Non-Proprietary Name Dosage Form Route Name Company Name Status
0052-0602Tice Bcg Non-Proprietary Name: Bacillus Calmette-guerinPowder, For SuspensionIntravesicalMerck Sharp & Dohme LlcACTIVE
0052-0603Bcg Vaccine Non-Proprietary Name: Bacillus Calmette-guerin Substrain Tice Live AntigenInjection, Powder, Lyophilized, For SolutionPercutaneousMerck Sharp & Dohme LlcACTIVE