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Whooping Cough (Pertussis)

Whooping cough (pertussis) is a highly infectious disease that is usually caused by Bordetella pertussis. The vaccine is only available as a combination vaccine with Diptheria, Tetanus and Polio.

The Vaccine

Who can have this vaccine?

Adult and children 3 years+

Doses required

1 dose

10 years after childhood primary course


£120 per dose

How is it given?

This is an injection in the upper arm.

How long does protection last?

Other information

Patient Leaflet

Please refer to the patient leaflet for full information on this vaccine:

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