Which vaccine is given soon after birth?
transmitted Hepatitis B (Hep B vaccine) are given to a child immediately after birth.
What shots are given at birth?
The DTaP/IPV/Hib/HepB vaccine protects against six different diseases – diphtheria, tetanus, pertussis (whooping cough), polio, Haemophilus influenzae type b (Hib) and hepatitis B.
How many shots do newborns get?
Babies need four doses, at 2 months, 4 months, 6 months, and between 12 and 15 months.
What are babies first injections?
These are the vaccinations your baby will need:
- 8 weeks: 6-in-1 vaccine. RV (rotavirus) vaccine. …
- 12 weeks: 6-in-1 vaccine – 2nd dose. PCV (pneumococcal) vaccine. …
- 16 weeks: 6-in-1 vaccine – 3rd dose. …
- 1 year: Hib/MenC vaccine given as a single jab containing vaccines against meningitis C (1st dose) and Hib (4th dose)
When is the first immunization for a baby?
At 1 to 2 months, your baby should receive vaccines to protect them from the following diseases: Hepatitis B (HepB) (2nd dose) Diphtheria, tetanus, and whooping cough (pertussis) (DTaP) (1st dose) Haemophilus influenzae type b disease (Hib) (1st dose)
How many times is BCG given?
This vaccine is usually given as a single dose. You may need a repeat vaccine if your TB skin test is still negative 2 to 3 months after you received your first BCG vaccine.