Prevenar 13® is a pneumococcal vaccination that helps immunise your baby with the broadest coverage available.
A different vaccine is currently funded in New Zealand, while Prevenar 13 is funded for high-risk children. You can, however, choose to pay for Prevenar 13.
To help you make an informed decision, this website gives you information on Prevenar 13, including the coverage it can help to provide and how much it costs. There is even a downloadable brochure that you can print out to talk about Prevenar 13 with your doctor or surgery nurse.