This section provides information on the Hib/MenC vaccine.

The Hib/MenC vaccine is offered to babies, usually between 12 and 13 months old.

This vaccine protects against Haemophilus influenzae b and Meningococcal serogroup c infections and their consequences.

The Hib/MenC vaccine does not protect against meningitis and septicaemia caused by serogroup B meningococcal infection, other bacteria or viruses such as pneumococcal or mumps.

What to expect after immunisation: babies and young children

Important information for parents about what to expect after their child recieves an immunisation.

Updated 25 August 2016

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