Flu Vaccination

Prevention is better than cure.

Protect yourself and your family against the Influenza virus.


Once per year 

The flu vaccine changes every year for enhanced protection against Influenza.

Protect your family

It is recommended that all members of your family have yearly flu vaccines.

Quick and simple

Administering the flu takes only a few minutes, but protects you for a year.

The flu vaccine is a vaccination against the influenza virus, which causes the flu. The vaccine is injected in the upper arm. This can cause some redness and swelling in the area. The vaccination will not make you sick, but your body will create all the necessary antibodies against the flu within 2 weeks after administration.

Request an appointment

 

Leave your details below and we will contact you to set up an appointment for your flu vaccine. This is usually within 24 hours.

Why do I need the flu vaccine yearly?

The flu vaccine is effective and is the only protection against the flu. The number of people who got sick has been reduced by 70-80 %.The influenza virus changes every year, and every year a new flu vaccine is created to effectively protect against the flu. This way your immune system stays strong and effective.

When do I need to get the flu vaccine?

The influenza virus is most active in Dubai from September till March. During this period the vaccine is available at OCP Medical Center.

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