Immunise during pregnancy - Tongan version

This leaflet is for pregnant women and their families. It explains the immunisations recommended to protect mum and baby against serious diseases such as whooping cough and influenza.

Malu‘i lolotonga ‘a ho‘o feitama

Ko hono malu‘i ‘a pēpē mo koe mei he tae lōloa pea mo e mahaki fulū

Ko e tohi fakahinohino eni ma‘ae kakai fefine feitama pea mo honau fāmili. ‘Oku fakahinohino atu ai ‘a e ngaahi huhu malu‘i ‘oku totonu ke fai koe‘uhi ke malu‘i ‘a e fa’ē mo pēpē mei he ngaahi mahaki fakatu‘utāmaki ‘o hangē ko e tae lōloa mo e fulū.

Huhu malu‘i mei he tae lōloa mo e fulū ‘oku ta‘etotongi

Ko e hā ‘a e tae lōloa?

Ko e tae lōloa (pertussis) ko e mahaki fakatu‘utāmaki ‘oku faingofua ‘a ‘e pihia ai ‘i ha tae pea mo e mafatua.

‘Oku fokotu‘u atu ke fai ‘a e huhu malu‘i mei he tae lōloa ‘i ho‘o feitama kotoa pe he ‘oku ‘alu pe ‘a e taimi ia mo e faka‘au ke hoholo hifo ‘a e malu‘i mei he faito‘o.

‘Oku fakatu‘utāmaki fēfē ‘a e tae lōloa?

‘E matu‘aki fakatu‘utāmaki ‘a e tae lōloa mo fakamamahi eni kia koe mo pēpē. ‘E lava ke toutou tae ‘o tupu ai ha puke he ngaahi mahaki kehe ‘o hangē ko e niumonia mo ha maumau ki he ‘uto.

‘Oku faka‘ilonga ‘aki ha fuofua fofonu – hafu e ihu, mafatua, ki‘i mofi pea kamata ha ki‘i tae. Pea faka‘au ke toe lahi ange ‘a e tae ‘o hoko ai ‘a e feinga ke fakatau ‘a e manava pea lua ‘i he taimi ni‘ihi. ‘E lava ke ke tae ‘o a‘u ki he māhina ‘e 3.

Ko hai ‘e fakatu‘utāmaki taha ‘o kapau te nau puke?

‘Oku fakatu‘utāmaki taha ‘a e tae lōloa ‘a e valevale si‘i hifo he ta‘u 1. ‘Oku fa‘a faingata‘a‘ia ‘enau kai mo e mānava ‘o nau puke lahi ai pea ‘ave ke faito‘o ‘i falemahaki. Pea ‘i he taimi ni‘ihi ‘e lava ke nau mate mei ai.

Ko e fakatu‘utāmaki taha ‘a e pēpē ‘oku te‘eki ai ke huhu malu‘i.

Manatu‘i ko e ‘uluaki huhu malu‘i ‘o pēpē ‘oku fai ia ‘i hono uike 6

Ko e hā ‘a e ‘inifulūenisā?

Ko e ‘inifulūenisā pe ko e fulū ‘oku kehe ia mei he fofonu. ‘Oku ki‘i lahilahi ange ‘a hono faka‘ilonga ‘o kau ai ‘a e tae, langa‘ulu, mofi pe fakamomoko, felāngaaki ‘a e sino, tāvaivaia pea mo ongo‘i puke.

‘Oku matu‘aki fakatu’utāmaki ‘a e ‘inifulūenisā ki ho‘o mo‘ui pea mo e mo‘ui ‘a ho‘o pēpē ‘i manava.

Ka ‘oku fu‘u fakatu‘utāmaki fēfē

‘Oku lava ke hoko e fakatu‘utāmaki lahi taha mei he fulū ki he kakai fefine feitama pea mo ‘enau pēpē ‘i manava. ‘O lava ke tupu ai ha fā’ele ta‘ehoko, tamatõ, fā’ele mate pea mo ha pēpē ‘oku lefu.

‘Oku ‘i ai ‘a e liliu ‘oku hoko ki he naunau malu‘i mahaki ‘o e sino (immune system) pea mo e mafu mo e ma‘ama‘a lolotonga ‘a e feitama ‘o tupu ai ‘a e ala hoko ha faingata‘a‘ia lahi ange ‘a e kakai fefine feitama ‘i ha‘a nau puke ‘i he ‘inifulūenisā.

‘E a‘u pe ‘o liunga 5 ‘a e tokolahi ‘o e kakai fefine feitama ‘e lava ke nau puke lahi ‘i he inifulūenisā ‘o ‘ave ki falemahaki ‘i hono fakafehoanaki nautolu mo e kakai fefine ‘oku ‘ikai ke nau feitama.

‘Oku hao mo malu pe ke huhu malu‘i koe mei he fulū pea mo e tae lōloa lolotonga ‘a ho‘o feitama

‘E lava fēfē ke malu‘i au mo ‘eku pēpē mei he ngaahi mahaki ni?

Ko e founga lelei taha hono malu‘i koe mo ho‘o pēpē mei he tae lōloa pea mo e fulū pe ‘inifulūenisā ko e huhu malu‘i.

‘Oku fakaloto‘i koe ke fai ‘a e huhu malu‘i mei he tae lōloa ‘i ho‘o kei feitama koe‘uhi he ‘e lava ‘e hono malu‘i koe ‘o toe malu‘i ai pe mo pēpē kimu‘a pea toki fānau‘i. ‘E tokoni ia ke malu‘i ai ‘a pēpē kae‘oua kuo toki fai ‘a hono huhu malu‘i ‘i he‘ene a‘u ‘o uike 6.

Ko hono fakaloto‘i koe ke ke huhu malu‘i mei he ‘inifulūenisā lolotonga ‘a ho‘o feitama koe‘uhi ke malu‘i koe mei ha‘o puke lahi ‘o uesia ai ‘a ho‘o pēpē. Ko e taimi lelei taha ke fai ai ‘a e huhu malu‘i - ko e teuaki kimu‘a pea toki a‘u ki he taimi momoko totonu he ‘oku toki lahi ‘a e tō ‘a e fulū he taimi momoko.

‘Oku hao pea malu ‘a hono ngāue‘aki ‘o e huhu malu‘i lolotonga ‘a ho‘o feitama. Ko e faito‘o huhu malu‘i ‘oku huhu ‘aki koe ‘oku ‘ikai ke a‘u ia kia pēpē ka ko e ngaahi me‘amo‘ui ‘oku ne fakatupu ‘i ho sino ke ne fai ‘a ho malu‘i, ko ia ‘oku a‘u ki ho‘o pēpē ‘o malu‘i ia.

‘Oku malava lelei fēfē ‘e he faito‘ó ni ke fakahoko e malu‘i?

Ko e huhu malu‘i mei he tae lōloa lolotonga ‘a ho‘o feitama ‘oku matu‘aki tokoni ‘aupito ia ke malu‘i ‘aki ‘a pēpē kimu‘a pea toki huhu malu‘i ia.

Ka ‘e ‘alu pe ‘a e taimi pea mo e hoholo hifo ‘a e malu‘i ‘oku nau ma‘u. ‘E lava pe ke puke ‘a e kakai ia ‘i he tae lōloa hili ha ngaahi ta‘u lahi, neongo na‘e ‘osi huhu malu‘i kinautolu ki mu‘a pe kuo nau ‘osi puke ‘i he mahaki ni. Ko hono ‘uhinga ia ‘oku fokotu‘u atu ke fai ‘a e huhu malu‘i lolotonga ‘a e feitama kotoa pe.

Ko e huhu malu‘i mei he mahaki fulū pe ‘inifulūenisia ‘oku lava ai ke ma‘u ha malu‘i mei he kalasi fulū A pea mo e B ‘i he kakai lalahi ‘o kapau ‘e hoa lelei ‘a e huhu malu‘i pea mo e kalasi fulū ‘oku tō he taimi ko ia.

Hili ‘a hono fānau‘i mai ‘o pēpē

Hili ‘a hono fānau‘i ‘o pēpē, feinga ke huhu malu‘i ia ‘i he taimi totonu kae lava ke nau hao ai mei he tae lōloa pea mo e ngaahi mahaki fakatu’utāmaki kehe.

Ko hono toloi atu ‘a hono fai ‘o e huhu malu‘i ‘o pēpē, ‘e lava ke hoko ai ha‘a ne puke he ngaahi mahaki na‘e totonu ke hao mei ai ‘i he taimi ‘oku faingofua taha ai ke nau puke lahi.

Neongo ko e huhu malu‘i fulū ‘o e fānau valevale ‘oku ‘ikai ke fokotu‘u atu ia ke fai ma‘a kinautolu kotoa, ‘oku lava pe ke totongi kae fai ‘a e huhu ma‘ae fānau valevale kuo nau ‘osi māhina 6 pe lahi ange ai. Ka ‘oku ta‘etotongi ia ma‘ae fānau valevale pe iiki ‘oku nau fa‘a puke ‘i he ngaahi mahaki faingata‘a‘ia ‘a e mānava pea mo ha ngaahi mahaki fakatu‘utāmaki kehe pe. Talanoa mo ho‘o toketaá kapau ‘oku ke pehé ‘oku tonu ke ke kau mai ki ai.

Ko e ngaahi founga kehe ke malu‘i ‘aki ‘a pēpē

  • Ko e kakai lalahi ‘oku nau fa‘a ofi pe fua ‘a pēpē ‘oku tonu nau huhu malu‘i mo kinautolu mei he tae lōloa.
  • Fakamama‘o ‘a pēpē mei ha taha ‘oku puke he tale, neongo kuo na fakatou‘osi huhu malu‘i.
  • Lesisita ‘a pēpē ‘i ha kiliniki mo ha toketā ‘i he hili pe ‘a hono fānau‘i koe‘uhi ke malava ‘o faito‘o mo tauhi ia he taimi ‘oku fiema‘u fakavavevave ai.

Malu‘i ‘a ho‘o pēpē

  1. Lesisita mo ha‘o mā‘uli pe ko ha‘o toketā ‘i ha kiliniki ‘i he ‘ene mahino pe kuo ke feitama.
  2. Huhu malu‘i mei he tae lōloa pea mo e fulū lolotonga ‘a ho‘o feitama
  3. Huhu malu‘i ‘a pēpē ‘i hono taimi totonu – ‘i he uike 6, māhina 3 pea mo e māhina 5.
  4. ‘Oku ‘i ai ‘a e huhu malu‘i ta‘etotongi ma‘ae kakai fefine feitama pea mo pēpē foki – vakai ki he taimitepile ‘o e ngaahi huhu malu‘i fakapule‘anga (National Immunisation Schedule).

Teu ma‘u mei fe ha ngaahi fakamatala fakaikiiki ki he me‘a ni?

  • ‘Eke ia ke mo talanoa ki ai mo ho‘o mā‘uli, neesi pe toketā
  • Telefoni ta‘etotongi 0800 IMMUNE (466 863)
  • Vakai ki he www.health.govt.nz/immunisation