Haemophilus Influenzae Type B Vaccine

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Your child needs to be given a vaccine called haemophilus influenzae (say: he-MOF-uh-luhs in-floo-EN-zuh) type B vaccine. This information sheet explains what haemophilus influenzae type B vaccine does, how it is given, and what side effects or problems your child may have when they take this medicine.

Disclaimer: The information in this Family Med-aid is accurate at the time of printing. It provides a summary of information about haemophilus influenzae type b vaccine and does not contain all possible information about this medicine. Not all side effects are listed. If you have any questions or want more information about haemophilus influenzae type b vaccine, speak to your healthcare provider. 

Last updated: March 5th 2010