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Tick-Borne Encephalitis Vaccine

Tick-Borne Encephalitis or TBE for short, is a viral infection with flu like symptoms. Book your TBE vaccine today with PharmaVaccs.

Tick-borne Encephalitis Vaccine Information

Vaccine Quick Information

When to get vaccinated:
To have some level of protection, a minimum of 2 doses is required, with the second dose to be given at least 2 weeks before travel. Therefore ideally this course of vaccines should be started two months prior to travelling. 
Once a course of 3 doses is completed, the vaccine will provide 3 years protection. 
A full course consists of 3 doses.
How is it given:
The vaccine is usually given as an injection in your upper arm.
Side effects:
Common side effects include soreness at the injection site, tiredness and headache.
The vaccine is suitable for children over the age of 12 months. 
Additional precautions:
In addition to getting vaccinated you need to practise bite avoidance.
Risk if you contract Tick-borne encephalitis:
Serious complications including inflammation of the brain. 
Tick-borne Encephalitis

The full course consists of 3 doses, however, if this is not possible a minimum of 2 vaccines should be given. Dose schedule: 1st dose - 0 days 2nd dose - 1-3 months later 3rd dose - 5-12 months later

£65 per dose
2 dose(s)
Total Cost

Tick-Borne Encephalitis is a viral infection which is spread via infected ticks. It is commonly found throughout europe, and travellers should take extra precaution if they are planning to spend more time outside.

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