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A 44-year-old member asked:

How much is a hepatitis b vaccine now?

2 doctor answers5 doctors weighed in
Dr. Yash Khanna
Family Medicine 57 years experience
Cost of HepB VACCINE: The cost varies from state to statein a walk in clinic or health dept average cost is 60 dollars in physician office average cos is 120 dollars and you need three shots so multiply that with three, thats the cost.
Dr. Diane Minich
Family Medicine 37 years experience
Varries: from region to region .Call plces and check but ca range from $70-1 $125.

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Hepatitis b vaccine/how is it given?

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Can a hepatitis b vaccine war off?

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Can hepatitis b vaccine cause hepatitis b?

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What is in the hepatitis b vaccine? How does it work?

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Dr. Natalie Hodge
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Proteins: It works by including one of the viral surface proteins. This causes one's immune system to react and create protective antibodies for the hepatitis b virus. It takes several of the vaccines to get the adequate amount of antibody necessary to protect from disease. Great Question!

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