Do not Vaccinate - Patient is under 7 years of age. Boostrix cannot be used as a primary course under the age of 7 years.
Please cancel their appointment.
Assess vaccine and ingredients. If unsure seek further advice from IMAC 0800 466863 or GP.
If YES, vaccination. Ok to vaccinate if temperature <38C.
Assess vaccine and ingredients, if unsure seek further advice from IMAC 0800 466 863 or GP
Check for any interactions and wait times.
If patient has received a Covid-19 vaccine in the preceding 14 days, withhold the vaccine until 14 days following their 2nd Covid-19 vaccination.
If YES, seek Haematology specialist advice.
Boostrix may be given sub cut under specialist instructions.
OK to proceed but immunosuppressive treatments may decrease the immune response
The vaccine will take 10-14 days to be fully effective.