Immunization Schedule

Immunization Schedule

This schedule may vary depending upon where you live, your child's health, the type of vaccine, and the vaccines available. Some of the vaccines may be given as part of a combination vaccine so that your child gets fewer shots. Ask your doctor which vaccines your child should receive.

Birth

1-2 months

2 months

4 months

6 months

6 months and annually

6-18 months

12-15 months

12-23 months

15-18 months

4-6 years

11-12 years

College entrants

Special circumstances

Reviewed by: Elana Pearl Ben-Joseph, MD
Date reviewed: February 2014





Note: All information is for educational purposes only. For specific medical advice, diagnoses, and treatment, consult your doctor.

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