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2014 Recommended Immunizations for Children from Birth through 6 Years Old

Birth 1 Months 2 Months 4 Months 6 Months 12 Months 15 Months 18 Months 19-23 Months 2-3 Years 4-6 Years
HepB Hep B                  
  Hep B   RV              
    DTaP DTaP DTaP   DTaP DTaP     DTaP
    Hib Hib Hib Hib          
    PCV PCV PCV     PCV      
    IPV IPV   IPV          
          IPV   Influenza (Yearly)*    
          MMR         MMR
          Varicella         Varicella
          Hep A **          

 

*Two doses given at least four weeks apart are recommended for children aged 6 months through 8 years of age who are getting a flu vaccine for the first time and for some other children in this age group

** Two doses given of Hep A vaccine are needed for lasting protection. The first dose of HepA vaccine should be given between 12 months and 23 months. The second dose should be given in 6 to18 months later. HepA vaccination mayt be given to any child 12 months and older to protect against HepA. Children and adolescents who didi not receive the HepA vaccine and are at high-risk, should be vaccinated against HepA

Children between 7 to 10 years...

  • Between these years your child should visit the doctor once a year for check-ups.

  • If your child missed a vaccine, now is a good time to catch up.

  • Best time for additional vaccine doses needed for best protection

  • If you don’t know at all about whether he received DTaP vaccine series or not, your child needs a single dose of DTdap vaccine at this stage