Recommended Schedule

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RECOMMENDED SCHEDULE

Age at 1stimmunization Number of doses Booster
6 weeks – 6 months 3 15 – 18 months
7 – 11 months 2 15 – 18 months
12 – 14 months 1 15 – 18 months
15 months – 5 years 1 None*

*No booster is required if the initial immunization is done after 15 months of age.

NOTE:

  • However the vaccine is not required for children over the age of 5 years because serious HIB infections occur only in early childhood.