Off-label vaccine: leaflets

Questions and answers for parents and healthcare professionals on off-label vaccines.



Children and adults are sometimes offered off-label vaccines (vaccines authorised for use but being used in a way that is slightly different from the terms laid down in its licence).

These leaflets, one for parents and one for health professionals, describes the circumstances that can lead to vaccines being used ‘off-label’ and why this may be recommended.

Published 9 December 2014