Hepatitis B Vaccination for Adults: Safety and Guidelines


( Last Updated : April 16, 2015)
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RA0755-000 Hepatitis B Vaccination

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  1. What is the clinical evidence regarding the safety of hepatitis B vaccination for adults?

  2. What is the clinical evidence regarding the safety of hepatitis B vaccination for adult patients in dialysis units?

  3. What are the evidence-based guidelines regarding who can administer hepatitis B vaccines to adults?


Key Message

Four systematic reviews, one meta-analysis, 15 randomized controlled trials, and four non-randomized studies were identified regarding the safety of hepatitis B vaccination for adults.