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      Vaccinations and immunisations for babies

      Taken from HPB (Revised in 2014)

      Age

      Vaccine

      Immunisation against

      Birth

      BDG

      Hepatitis B – 1st dose

      Tuberculosis

      Hepatitis B

      1 Month

      Hepatitis B - 2nd dose

      Hepatitis B

      3 Months

      DTaP - 1st dose

      IPV - 1st dose

      Hib - 1st dose

      Pneumococcal Conjugate - 1st dose

      Diphtheria, Pertussis & Tetanus

      Poliomyelitis

      Haemophilus influenza type b vaccine

      Pneumococcal Disease

      4 Months

      DTaP - 2nd dose

      IPV - 2nd dose

      Hib - 2nd dose

       

      Diphtheria, Pertussis & Tetanus

      Poliomyelitis

      Haemophilus influenza type b vaccine

      5 Months

      Hepatitis B - 3rd dose*

      DTaP - 3rd dose

      IPV - 3rd dose

      Hib - 3rd dose

      Pneumococcal Conjugate - 2nd dose

      Hepatitis B

      Diphtheria, Pertussis & Tetanus

      Poliomyelitis

      Haemophilus influenza type b vaccine

      Pneumococcal Disease

      5-6 Months

      Hepatitis B - 3rd dose*

       

      Hepatitis B

      12 Months

      MMR - 1st dose

      Pneumococcal Conjugate - 1st booster

      Measles, Mumps & Rubella

      15-18 Months

      DTaP - 1st booster

      IPV - 1st booster

      Hib - 1st booster

      MMR - 2nd dose**

      Diphtheria, Pertussis & Tetanus

      Poliomyelitis

      Haemophilus influenza type b vaccine

      Measles, Mumps & Rubella

      18 Months

      Tdap - 2nd booster

      Oral Polio - 2nd booster

      Tetanus toxoid, reduced diphtheria toxoid and acellular pertussis

      Poliomyelitis

       

      Additional Information:    

      Human Papillomavirus - Recommended for females 9 to 26 years; three doses are required at intervals of 0, 2, 6 months

      •   BCG - Bacillus Calmette-Guérin vaccine
      •   HepB - Hepatitis B vaccine
      •   DTaP - Paediatric diphtheria and tetanus toxoid and acellular pertussis vaccine
      •   Tdap - Tetanus toxoid, reduced diphtheria toxoid and acellular pertussis vaccine
      •   MMR - Measles, mumps, and rubella vaccine
      •   OPV - Oral polio vaccine
      •   IPV - Inactivated polio vaccine
      •   Hib - Haemophilus influenza type b vaccine
      •   PCV - Pneumococcal conjugate vaccine
      •   D1/D2/D3 - 1st dose, 2nd dose, 3rd dose
      •   B1/B2 - 1st booster, 2nd booster

        ^ Primary 5

        * The 3rd dose of Hepatitis B vaccination can be given with the 3rd dose of DTaP, IPV and Hib for the convenience of parents

        ** 2nd dose of MMR can be given between 15-18 months

      • Diphtheria, Pertussis, Tetanus, Haemophilus Influenzae type b, Poliomyelitis (5 in 1), Measles, Mumps, Rubella (MMR), BCG and Hepatitis B vaccinations are free at polyclinics for preschoolers who are Singapore citizens.
      • Diphtheria, Pertussis, Tetanus (Tdap), Poliomyelitis (Oral Polio), Measles, Mumps, Rubella (MMR) and BCG vaccinations are provided free in schools by the School Health Service, HPB.

      Immunisations for Diphtheria and Measles are COMPULSORY by Law.

      The National Immunisation Registry (NIR) maintains the immunisation records for all Singapore Residents aged 18 years and below.

       

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