12 Meningococcal disease

12.6 Contraindications and precautions

12.6.1 Contraindications

The general contraindications that apply to all vaccines also apply to meningococcal conjugate and polysaccharide vaccines (see section 1.4).

12.6.2 PrecautionsTop

There is a precaution for individuals with a history of Guillain-Barré syndrome who are considering immunisation with MCV4-D. See section 12.7.2.