Immunization in Children

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Immunization Schedules

Mandatory

No. Age Vaccination
1 0-4 weeks BCG/OPV 0 dose
2 6 weeks DPT/OPV I dose
3 10 weeks DPT/OPV II dose
4 14 weeks DPT/OPV III dose
5 9 months

Measles Vaccine OPV IV dose

6 15-18 months MMR
7 18-24 months DPT/OPV I booster
8 5 years DT/OPV II booster
9 10 years Tetanus toxoid

BCG: Bacillus Calmette Guerrin OPV: Oral Polio Vaccine

DPT: Diphtheria, Pertussis, Tetanus MMR: Measles, Mumps, Rubella

Recommended:

No. Age Vaccination
1 0-1 week HBV I dose
2 6 weeks HBV II dose
3 6 months HBV III dose

Optional:

No Age Vaccination
1 1 2 years Parenteral Typhi M
2

6 years

Oral Typhoid vaccine
3 2 2 months HIB I dose
4 4 months

HIB II dose
5 6 months HIB III dose
6 18 months Booster

HBV: Hepatitis B Vaccine; HIB: H. Influenza B Vaccine

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