BEXSERO®

The first and only vaccine to help protect against disease caused by Neisseria meningitidis group B strains (MenB) in children 2 months though 17 years of age.

BEXSERO® is a vaccine for the prevention of meningococcal disease caused by MenB*.

This bacteria may cause serious, and sometimes life-threatening, infections such as meningitis (infection of the lining of the brain and spinal cord) and sepsis (blood poisoning).

Meningococcal disease starts quickly and may progress rapidly to cause serious, possibly life-threatening infections.

In 2011, incidence of MenB* was the most common in Canadians.

* Meningococcal disease caused by Neisseria meningitidis group B strains.