COVID Vaccine Clinic Information

The first phase of the NHS Covid-19 vaccination programme has started.  Please don’t call us, we will call you when its your turn to be vaccinated. Find out more about the roll out at: NHS Covid Vaccine.

Vaccination information.

  1. It is NOT a live vaccine so it cannot give you coronavirus.
  2. Have you ever had an allergic reaction that required hospital assistance or do you carry an Epipen? If YES, you cannot have the vaccine at this time.
  3. Have you had a positive coronavirus test? If YES, you must wait 4 weeks before receiving the vaccine.
  4. You cannot have the vaccination if you are pregnant or breastfeeding. If you have the vaccine you cannot get pregnant for 2 months after.
  5. Are you participating in a COVID-19 Trial – If YES you cannot have the vaccine at this time.
  6. Common Side Effects: Tender Arm / Headache / General Aches – These may last for 2 – 3 days
  7. It takes a few weeks to build up protection – you need to continue to observe the recommended precautions even although you have had the vaccine.
  8. You will only get some protection from the first vaccine, the second one is needed for better protection.
  9. If you are unwell at the time of your 2nd vaccine, please contact the surgery and we will advise.
  10. What to expect after your COVID-19 Vaccination- Covid-19 Vaccine Leaflet

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