How much does the pneumonia vaccine cost, please? How much...

Question: 

How much does the pneumonia vaccine cost, please? How much does the meningitis vaccine cost? Thanks.

Answer: 

ImmunizeBC does not have information about vaccine pricing. Non-publicly funded vaccines can be purchased at most pharmacies or at a travel clinic - you will need to contact the pharmacy or travel clinic for information regarding cost. There are 2 types of pneumonia vaccines available in British Columbia. For more information about pneumococcal vaccines check here. There are several types of meningitis vaccines available. For information about meningococcal vaccines, check here. You may or may not qualify for publicly funded vaccine (free) depending on your health circumstances, In this case, the vaccine would be free. Please speak to your vaccine provider for this information.

Immunization Nurse

 

Date last updated: 
Friday, Mar 01, 2019