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Pneumococcal infection is a bacterial infection that is spread by coughing, sneezing and contact with nasal fluids. Signs of infection include high fever, cough, and shortness of breath. If the brain is infected, there may be headaches and confusion. Pneumococcal vaccination is recommended for all persons with chronic illnesses such as asthma, diabetes, heart and pulmonary diseases and for elderly people above 65 years of age.


Pneumococcal vaccines are vaccines against the bacterium Streptococcus pneumoniae. Their use can prevent some cases of pneumonia, meningitis, and sepsis.


    • Vaccines can only be prescribed and administered after a detailed consultation with a Doctor.
    • Medical history, pre-existing health conditions and other factors will need to be taken into consideration.
    • Patients are required to make an appointment at +65 6836 8828 or by clicking here to book an appointment
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