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  • HPV (Human Papillomavirus)
  • Storage & Handling

How should HPV vaccine be stored?

HPV vaccine should be stored at refrigerator temperature between 2°C and 8°C (36°F and 46°F). The vaccine must not be frozen and must not be used if it has been frozen. Protect the vaccine from light. Administer as soon as possible after being removed from refrigeration. The manufacturer package insert contains additional information and can be found at For complete information on vaccine storage and handling best practices and recommendations please refer to CDC’s Vaccine Storage and Handling Toolkit at

Last reviewed: October 13, 2023

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