Hepatitis B Foundation: Hepatitis B Vaccination - hepatitis vaccine in adults


Hepatitis A | Vaccines hepatitis vaccine in adults

This month, let's review hepatitis B vaccination of adults, including vaccination guidance for high-risk groups. In an upcoming column, we will.

The Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) recommends vaccination of adults at risk for HBV infection, including universal vaccination of adults.

The hepatitis A vaccine can prevent hepatitis A, which can be a The CDC recommends that adults have the hepatitis A vaccine (HAV) if you.

The hepatitis B vaccine is recommended for all infants at birth, for children up to age 18, and adults at high risk.

In the United States, there are two hepatitis B vaccines that have been approved for use in infants, children and adults. Both are equally safe and effective.