SHINGRIX Herpes Zoster/Shingles (Recombinant, adjuvanted) Vaccine
SHINGRIX Herpes Zoster/Shingles (Recombinant, adjuvanted) Vaccine

Shingles, also known as herpes zoster, is a painful skin rash caused by reactivation of the varicella zoster virus (the same virus that causes chickenpox). Anybody has had chickenpox, the virus that causes shingles is already inside your body. It can reactivate at any time, and your risk increases as your immune system naturally declines with age. 
Shingrix is the shingles vaccine demonstrating over 90% efficacy in clinical trials. It provides strong protection against shingles and neuralgia, the most common complications of shingles.

Remarks:
If you have the following condition, you are recommended to seek advice before receiving vaccination.

  • You are allergic to any of its ingredients
  • You had allergic reaction to medication or previous vaccination

How:
Intramuscular Injection
A total of 2 doses are required to complete the vaccination schedule:

    • 2 doses separated by 2-6 months

 

Recommended for

Aged 50 or above/ Aged 18 years or above at increased risk of herpes zoster
Terms & Conditions
  1. Doctor's consultation is included prior to the 1st dose of vaccine. Patients will have to pay a consultation fee of $300 if considered not suitable for the vaccine injection and the remaining balance will be refunded.
  2. This vaccination service is applicable to persons aged 50 or above / aged 18 or above at increased risk of herpes zoster.
  3. Quality HealthCare will contact the customer in around 5 working days after the date of payment for appointment arrangement.
  4. Customers must present their identity cards and order confirmation letter (printed or e-version) on the appointment day for verification.
  5. This vaccination service will be valid for 6 months starting from the date of payment. Customer must redeem and complete the relevant vaccination within the 6 months’ period.
  6. No amendment to the vaccination service ordered is allowed once payment is confirmed. Any fees paid will not be transferable and will not be refundable.
  7. In case of disputes, the decision of Quality HealthCare Medical Services Limited shall be final.
  8. For any enquiries, please call the hotline during our business hours at 8301 8301.