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Acellular Pertussis Vaccine (Adacel)

Also known as Tripedia, Infanrix, Acel-Imune, Certiva, Daptacel, Pediarix, Boostrix, Adacel, Pentacel, and Kinrix

DPT (also DTP and DTwP) refers to a class of combination vaccines against three infectious diseases in humans: diphtheria, pertussis (whooping cough) and tetanus. The vaccine components include diphtheria and tetanus toxoids, and killed whole cells of the organism that causes pertussis (wP).

Source: Wikipedia

What is it prescribed for?

Patients are most commonly prescribed acellular pertussis vaccine to treat blastomycosis, rabies, west nile virus, and pick disease.

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