2019 Price Updates Announced by Sanofi Pateur and Merck (November 2018)

Sanofi Pasteur Price Updates:

Effective January 1, 2019 Sanofi Pasteur will update pricing to its contracted vaccines:

  • Quadracel®  (Diphtheria and Tetanus Toxoids and Acellular Pertussis Adsorbed  and Inactivated Poliovirus Vaccine)
  • DT Ped® (Diphtheria Tetanus Toxoid Adsorbed - For Pediatric Use)
  • Tubersol® (5 TU Tuberculin Purified Protein Derivative (Mantoux))
  • IMOGAM® (Rabies-HT (Rabies Immune Globulin (Human) USP, Heat Treated))
  • IMOVAX® (Rabies Vaccine)
  • Typhim Vi® (Typhoid Vi Polysaccharide Vaccine)
  • YF-VAX® (Yellow Fever Vaccine)
  • Menactra® (Meningococcal (Groups A,C,Y and W-135) Polysaccharide Diphtheria Toxoid Conjugate Vaccine)
  • Pentacel®  (Diphtheria and Tetanus Toxoids and Acellular Pertussis Adsorbed, Inactivated Poliovirus and Haemophilus b Conjugate (Tetanus Toxoid Conjugate) Vaccine)
  • ActHIB®  (Haemophilus b Conjugate Vaccine (Tetanus Toxoid Conjugate))
  • ADACEL®  (Tetanus Toxoid, Reduced Diphtheria Toxoid and Acellular Pertussis Vaccine Adsorbed - including latex-free syringes)
  • DAPTACEL®  (Diphtheria and Tetanus Toxoids and Acellular Pertussis Vaccine Adsorbed - preservative free)
  • IPOL®  (Poliovirus Vaccine Inactivated)
  • TENIVAC®  (Tetanus and Diphtheria Toxoids Adsorbed (Td))

Merck Price Updates:

Effective November 15, 2018 Merck has updated pricing to certain contracted vaccines.

  • Gardasil®9 [Human Papillomavirus 9-valent Vaccine, Recominant]   
  • M-M-R® II (Measles, Mumps and Rubella Virus Vaccine Live)  
  • Pneumovax® 23 (Pneumococcal Vaccine Polyvalent)    
  • ProQuad®  (Measles, Mumps, Rubella and Varicella Virus Vaccine Live)  
  • Varivax® (Varicella Virus Vaccine Live)    

For members of CCPAPP, there is currently a 90-day price discount available through February 12, 2019 to purchase these products at the pre-increase price. 

Additionally, effective February 13, 2019 Merck will update its contract pricing of Pediatric and Adult VAQTA® (Hepatitis A Vaccine Purified, Inactivated).

For Questions & To View CCPAPP's Pricing

Members of CCPAPP may view updated contract pricing with both Sanofi Pasteur and Merck as well as the previous pricing with these vaccine manufacturers on the Pricing Page of the CCPAPP website. Member login information is required to access the information. For assistance or to obtain your login information, please email

As a reminder, Sanofi Pasteur and Merck contact major insurers and the appropriate pricing publications to notify them of the vaccine price changes. For questions relating to the products including reimbursement, please contact your respective Vaccine Account Representative or call the vaccine manufacturer directly:

Sanofi Pasteur Customer Service: 1.800.VACCINE (1.800.822.2463). For reimbursement questions/concerns, please use option 2.

Merck Vaccine Customer Center: 877.VAX.MERCK (877.829.6372)

For questions regarding CCPAPP's agreement with Sanofi Pasteur and/or Merck, please contact Priya Stemler, Director of Operations for CCPAPP, at 312.227.7437 or  


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