Yellow fever vaccine for people from 9 months to 60 years of age. Above this age limit, it is applied after consideration of the traveller’s medical condition and after signing an addendum to the informed consent.
The vaccine is injected into the upper arm. The vaccine must not be given to children younger than 6 months.
Vaccinate with 1 dose on the selected day.
Vaccination is not carried out. Vaccination is effective for life.
When is it necessary to postpone vaccination?
You must not be acutely ill at the time of vaccination, on the day of application and the following 5 days it is not recommended to exercise, visit the sauna, solarium or consume alcoholic beverages. The interval from the previous vaccination must be at least 2 weeks (4 weeks after live vaccine e.g. Priorix, Varilrix). The next vaccination with any other vaccine can be given at least 4 weeks later. You must not take antibiotics at the time of vaccination.
Side effects after vaccination
Soreness, tenderness, redness and swelling at the injection site, muscle pain, nausea, diarrhea, vomiting, fever, nervousness, rash.
Vaccination of pregnant women is recommended only when necessary and only after careful consideration of the potential risks and benefits.
Vaccination is not recommended during breastfeeding unless unavoidable.
All information given here is for information purposes only. The choice of vaccine or vaccination schedule is always up to the doctor after a personal consultation at the vaccination centre.