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Our immunization-trained pharmacists and nurses are able to administer the following vaccinations to help keep you and your family healthy!

Vaccinations Available at All HomeTown Pharmacy Locations

Influenza (Flu)

Influenza (or “flu”) is an infection that is caused by the influenza virus. The influenza virus is most active during the winter months and can cause fever/chills, headaches, fatigue, muscle aches, runny/stuffy nose and cough in affected individuals. It is recommended that all persons aged 6 months and older should receive an annual influenza vaccination unless otherwise directed by their physician. The influenza vaccine is available in several different formulations that offer different routes of administration and also preservative-free options.

Vaccine Info Sheet

Pneumococcal (Pneumonia)

Pneumococcal disease is an infection caused by the streptococcus pneumoniae bacteria. Pneumococcal disease is often associated with causing pneumonia, but can also cause meningitis and blood infections in certain patient populations. There are two different pneumococcal vaccines that are needed in order for people to be protected against the many types of streptococcus pneumoniae that can cause infection. All persons aged 65 years and older are recommended to receive both the Prevnar13® and the Pneumovax23® pneumococcal vaccinations unless otherwise directed by their physician. For other aged patients, please contact your physician for further direction on whether you are eligible to receive these vaccinations.

PCV13 Info Sheet PPSV23 Info Sheet


Shingles is a condition that is caused by the varicella-zoster virus which is the same virus that causes chickenpox. Varicella-zoster lies dormant in the spinal cord after one recovers from chicken pox but can reactivate later in life to shingles, which can have painful complications. All persons aged 60 years and older are recommended to receive the shingles vaccination, also known as Zostavax®, unless otherwise directed by their physician.

Vaccine Info Sheet

Pertussis (Whooping Cough)

Pertussis, also commonly known as “whooping cough” is a very contagious respiratory infection caused by the bacteria bordetella pertussis. This condition can cause uncontrollable and violent coughing which can make it difficult to breath. It most commonly affects infants and children and can sometimes be fatal. All persons aged 18 years and older are recommended to receive this vaccination to not only protect themselves but also to prevent outbreaks in our younger population. Pertuss vaccine is available in a combination vaccine (along with tetanus and diphtheria) called Boostrix®.

Vaccine Info Sheet

Hepatitis B


Vaccinations Only Available at Our Mishawaka Location

  • Hepatitis A
  • Human Papillomavirus (HPV)
  • Japanese Encephalitis
  • Malaria
  • Measles/Mumps/Rubella
  • Meningitis
  • Polio
  • Rabies (Only for pre-exposure)
  • Typhoid
  • Yellow Fever