Dosage & Schedule

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OPV (ORAL POLIO VACCINE) – DOSAGE & SCHEDULE

  • OPV is given as drops by mouth
  • DOSE: 2 drops
  • It is recommended as follows:
    • 1st  dose: At birth
    • 2nd dose: 6 wks
    • 3rd dose: 10 wks
    • 4thdose: 14 wks
    • 5th dose: 9 months
    • 6th dose: 16-18 months
    • 7th dose: 5 years