Varicella vaccine, also known as chickenpox vaccine, is a vaccine that protects against chickenpox. One dose of vaccine prevents 95% of moderate disease and 100% of severe disease. Two doses of vaccine are more effective than one.
Age Criteria :
19 years and above.
Dose & Interval :
1st dose: on elected date.
2nd dose: minimum interval 4 week.
People who should not have the chickenpox vaccine include: anyone with a weakened immune system. Anyone who has had a serious allergic reaction (anaphylactic reaction) to a previous dose of the vaccine or to any of the ingredients in the vaccine.
Adverse Effect :
Sore arm from the injection, redness or rash where the shot is given, or fever can happen after varicella vaccination.