What is the Boostrix vaccine?
- It is also known as the TDAP vaccine
- Protects against diptheria, tetanus and pertussis (Whooping cough)
Who is the Boostrix vaccine for?
- Adults should be receiving the vaccine once every 10 years
- Any adult in close proximity with an infant below 12 months of age, and more than 10 years out from their last TDAP vaccine
- Before pregnancy, during the third trimester, or immediately after childbirth