Immunizations for Children Ages 0-6 Years

Immunizations for Children Ages 0-6 years

A Guide for Parents
These are the vaccinations your baby needs!

At birth HepB
2 months HepB + DTaP + PCV + Hib + IPV + RV
4 months HepB+ DTaP + PCV + Hib + IPV + RV
6 months HepB + DTaP + PCV + Hib1 + IPV + RV1+ Influenza
12-15 months MMR + DTaP + PCV + Hib + Chickenpox + HepA+ Influenza
4-6 years MMR + DTaP + IPV + Chickenpox + Hep A + Influenza

Footnotes: 1- Your baby may not need a dose of Hib or RV vaccine at age 6 months, depending on the vaccine used. Check with your immunization provider.

Check with your immunization provider to make sure your baby is receiving all vaccinations on schedule. Many times vaccines are combined to reduce the number of injections. Be sure you ask for a record card with the dates of your baby’s vaccinations; bring this with you to every visit.

(Please note, the following file is in PDF format. Click Here to Download the FREE Adobe PDF Reader.)

Download the CDC Immunization Schedule for Children Age 0-6

Diseases your baby will be protected against:

HepB:
hepatitis B
DTaP:
diphtheria, tetanus (lockjaw), and pertussis (whooping cough)
PCV:
pneumococcal conjugate vaccine
Hib:
Haemophilus influenzae type b
IPV:
polio
RV:
rotavirus infection
Influenza:
seasonal influenza viruses
MMR:
measles, mumps, and rubella
HepA:
hepatitis A
Varicella:
chickenpox

Common Questions Parents Ask about Infant Immunizations
http://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/spec-grps/infants/parent-questions.htm

Information about Vaccines & Autism
http://www.immunize.org/catg.d/p2068.pdf
http://www.immunize.org/autism/
http://www.vaccinesafety.edu/cc-mmr.htm
http://www.ecbt.org/