Non-funded Shingrix vaccine has replaced Zostavax vaccine for adults above the age of 50 years (excluding 65 years old).
Zostavax is funded for 65 year olds.
You can read more about Shingrix on this website : https://www.shingrix.com/
It is recommended to have 2 doses 2-6months apart. The cost for 1 dose is $340.
You will require a Doctor's consultation if you wish to have this vaccine. If you wish to further pursue receiving the vaccine after the Doctor's appointment, please contact the Nurse to place an order for the vaccine. You will receive a text or email when the vaccine arrives to the clinic, which can take up to 2 working days after placing orders.
Orders are placed on the 8th and the 22nd of the month (or the next working day). If you wish to have this order outside of this dates, an additional fee will apply.