Prices for Non-Routine Vaccination

Prices for Non-Routine Vaccination

Mumps Vaccine :

  • Vaccination details
    • Given twice; once after the age of 1 year and again at 5-6 years of age
  • How much does it cost?
    • ¥5,500/shot×2
  • Where to get?
    • Designated healthcare facilities in Sapporo City will subtract ¥3,000 once per child from the vaccination fee.

 

Influenza Vaccine: 

  • Vaccination details
    • Given yearly before winter approaches.
  • How much does it cost?
    • Every year the price may change.
    • For the 2020 season:
      • Twice for children aged between 6 months and 35 months (¥2,500/ shot × 2 times)
      • Twice for children between the age of 3 years and 12 years (¥2,900/ shot × 2 times)
      • Children over 13 years (¥2,900/ shot × 1 time)

 

Hepatitis A Vaccine

  • Vaccination details
    • Given twice. The third shot after 6 months is recommended.
  • How much does it cost?
    • Available for children over 1 year old (¥5,500/ shot × 2-3 times)

 

Shingles Vaccine for Adults:   NEW!!

  • Vaccination details
    • There are 2 kinds of vaccine, live attenuated Varicella vaccine called Biken and inactivated vaccine called Shingrix.
    • Available for adults 50 years old or over.
  • How much does it cost?
    • ¥8,250/ shot × 1 time for Biken
    • ¥12,100/ shot × 2 times for Shingrix

Price at Kin-ikyo Pediatric Clinic updated in 2022.

Please note that the price varies in different medical institutions.

Refer to Vaccine Prices : updated 2020

Vaccines not normally available in Japan

  • OPV (Oral Polio Vaccine)

 

Vaccines available only at special hospitals

Please consult your pediatrician if you would like to have more information.

  • Rabies Vaccine,
  • Typhoid Vaccine
  • Meningococcal Vaccine (MCV=ACWY or menactra, 
  • Yellow fever vaccine
    • Available only at OTARU Quarantine Station

 

Vaccines available only for premature babies (< 36 weeks GA) and those with chronic lung and/or heart disease.

  • Antibodies against RS virus:
    • Medication details
      • Five times per season for babies who were born prematurely under 6 months of age
    • How much does it cost?
      • Free

 

Keiko Fukuyama M.D. Nobuko Kawamata M.D.      

Last reviewed on Oct. 17, 2022