Hepatitis A

Hepatitis A

What is Hepatitis A?

Hepatitis A is a viral infection of the liver. The virus is spread through the faecal-oral route via contaminated food & water or close physical contact with an infected person, including having sex and sharing needles to take drugs.

Hepatitis A

Hepatitis A

Symptoms usually occur 2-4 weeks after being exposed.

The symptoms can include:
  • Fever
  • General feeling of being unwell
  • Loss of appetite, diarrhoea
  • Nausea, discomfort in the abdomen
  •  Jaundice (yellowing of the skin and whites of the eyes)
  • Dark-coloured urine

In rare cases, hepatitis can cause life-threatening complications such as liver problems, especially for the elderly.

To minimise your risk
  • Wash your hands thoroughly before preparing and eating food
  • Drink bottled water
  • Avoiding eating shellfish and uncooked fruit and vegetables
  • Using a condom when having sex
  • Get Vaccinated
Hepatitis A
2-15 years of age
Ages (Years)2-15V
Doses Required2
Schedule0, 6-12months
Boost required at25 years +
16+ years of age
Ages (Years)16+
Doses Required2
Schedule0, 6-12months
Boost required at25 years +

Vaccination Price

Hepatitis A Vaccination £59 per dose

£118 per course if have the second dose at 6-12 months (covers for 25 years )

Remedi appointments are as easy as 1, 2, 3

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Before you travel you will need to book your free travel health consultation to assess what advice, vaccinations and malaria prevention you might need for your travel destination.

Attend your personalised risk assessment

During the 20 minute health appointment, our specially trained healthcare professionals will advise on any vaccinations and antimalarials you need for your travels.

Get advice, vaccinations /antimalarials you may require

Receive any vaccinations & antimalarials you may need for your travels, as well as up-to-date advice to help you stay healthy on your trip.

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Vaccinations are a quick, effective and safe way to protect yourself against diseases that can damage your health.

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If you have any questions, need some advice or would like to find out more information, contact us today and a member of our team will be in touch.