It’s time for Seasonal Influenza Vaccine again You and Your Family should get protected every year

This year’s vaccine has arrived! Please call the clinic and come for the injection.The 2020-21 vaccine contains the following virus strains:
  • A/Guangdong-Maonan/SWL1536/2019 (H1N1)pdm09-like virus
  • A/Hong Kong/2671/2019 (H3N2)-like virus
  • B/Washington/02/2019-like virus (B/Victoria lineage)
  • B/Phuket/3073/2013-like virus (B/Yamagata lineage)
 Who?                                                              1. ALL Children (from 6 months to 12 years);2. ALL persons aged above 50 years;   3. High risk persons (chronic diseases);4. Individuals at high risk work places(children in day care, child care personnel, Institutional workers, doctors, teachers etc.);5. Pregnant women;6. Anyone who wants to reduce the chance of contracting Influenza To provide maximum protection, include ALL FAMILY MEMBERS. When?NOW, before year end preferably. How many doses?
1. Adults and children 9 years or older– 1 dose every year
2. Children under 9 years– First time: 2 doses spaced 1 month apart;subsequently, every year
How is it given?
  • Injecting into the muscle (Vaxigrip-Tetra, Fluarix-Tetra) – It is suitable for children age from six months onwards.  There are 2 injectable inactivated vaccines available at our clinic.
  • Administer to nostrils (Flumist) – It is suitable for children age from 2 years onwards. This is a live- attenuated vaccine.
  • None of these vaccines contain thimerosal.
  Side effects?1. Pain and swelling of the injection site2. Mild flu-like symptoms (fever, runny nose and tiredness)3. Allergic reactions: rare

Please call our staff at ☎ 2526 6332 /   9877 1662 for information.

This information is only for Children at 818 patients’ reference.