We all know what immunization and vaccination means and its importance to the populace especially the children. Here is a concise list and arrangement of what your immunization schedule should look like.
It’s also important to ask about the vaccine your child/children are taking at the scheduled date, that is why its important to attend Health talks being given by the Health /Medical Personnel at the moment. But for you, here is what the schedule should look like :
|At birth||Oral polio vaccine (OPV)
BCG (Bacillus Calmette Guerin)
Hepatitis b (0 dose)
|6 weeks||Pentavalent Vaccine (diphtheria, tetanus, pertusis, haemiphilius influenzae type b, Hepatitis b, Penta 1)
Oral polio vaccine (OPV 1)
Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine(PCV1)
|10 week||Pentavalent Vaccine ( Penta 2)
Oral polio vaccine (OPV2)
Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine(PCV2)
|14 weeks||Pentavalent Vaccine ( Penta 3)
Oral polio vaccine (OPV3)
Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine(PCV3)
Inactivated Polio Vaccine (IPV)
|18 weeks||Meningococcal Cojugate|
|12 months||Measles, Mumps and Rubella (MMR)
|18 months||Hepatitis A & B
|19 months||Hepatitis A & B|
Hepatitis A & B
|9 years||Human Papilloma Virus|
This schedule is important to keep our children and ourselves immune to certain diseases when the attack.
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