Measles, Mumps, and Rubella (MMR) Vaccine in Singapore

MMR vaccines help to prevent measles, mumps and rubella. These vaccines contain weakened live viruses and are safe for healthy people. Please talk to our doctor if you have any concerns.

What is Measles, Mumps and Rubella (MMR)?

Measles, Mumps and Rubella are air-borne diseases that are highly contagious. Getting an infection can lead to serious complications.

Measles

The Measles virus can cause the following symptoms:

  • Rash
  • Cough
  • Runny Nose
  • Eye Irritation
  • Fever


It may also lead to serious complications such as ear infection, pneumonia, seizures, brain damage and can be fatal.

Mumps

The Mumps virus can cause the following symptoms:

  • Fever
  • Headache
  • Muscle Pain
  • Loss of Appetite
  • Swollen Salivary Glands


It may also lead to serious complications such as deafness, meningitis, painful swelling of the testicles or ovaries and rarely sterility (the inability to produce children).

Rubella (German Measles)

The Rubella virus can cause the following symptoms:

  • Rash
  • Arthritis (mostly in women)
  • Mild Fever

If a woman contracts rubella during pregnancy, it may lead to a miscarriage or even birth defects of the newborn.

Who should receive the MMR vaccine?

MMR Vaccine for Children

All children should receive two doses from age 12 months onwards, at least 4 weeks apart. Immunisation against measles is mandated by law and is a prerequisite for enrolment into schools

Source: Singapore National Childhood Immunisation Schedule (NCIS).

MMR Vaccine for Adults

Adults (18 years or older) who have not been vaccinated, or lack evidence of past infection or immunity should receive two doses (the first dose, and the second dose four weeks after the first dose).


Source: Singapore National Adult Immunisation Schedule (NAIS).

MMR Vaccine Singapore Price

Our MMR vaccine is priced at $70 per dose. You may be eligible for subsidies. Subsidised prices if eligible are as follows:

​Subsidy SchemePricePrice (Healthier SG Patients)
Pioneer Generation (PG)$9​$0
​Merdeka Generation (MG) / CHAS Blue / CHAS Orange$18$0
​CHAS Green / Non-CHAS$35$0

Prices are subject to GST.

Screening for Measles, Mumps and Rubella (MMR)

We also provide health screening for MMR. Our Pre-Marital package starting at $220 for Individual or $400 for Couple includes Rubella testing. Alternatively, you may be keen on individual testing. Our prices are as follows:

​NamePrice
Rubella IgG Antibody$30
Measles IgG Antibody$100
Mumps IgG Antibody$150

Prices are subject to GST.

Why do your MMR vaccination at Advantage Medical?

  • Friendly Service: Book your vaccination quickly with us through WhatsApp or Phone. You may also talk to our friendly doctor or staff about any queries. We are happy to understand and address your concerns.
  • Islandwide Locations: We are located at 4 islandwide locations (Bedok, Bukit Timah, Geylang, Jurong West) for your convenience.
  • National Immunisation Registry (NIR): We will update your MMR vaccine records into Singapore’s NIR. This allows you to view your vaccination records easily so you may know when you are due for a vaccination.

Source: HealthHub