Unformatted text preview: , and between 4 and 6 years of age. Hib is administered at 2, 4, 6, 15 and between 12 and 15 months of age. IPV is administered at 2, 4, and 6 months and between 4 and 6 years of age. PCV is
administered at 2, 4, 6, and between 12 and 15 months. The first dose of measles, mumps, rubella vaccine (MMR) is
administered between 12 and 15 months of age; the second dose is administered at 4 to 6 years of age (if the second dose was not
given by 4 to 6 years of age, it should be given at the next visit). The first dose of hepatitis B vaccine is administered at birth, the
second dose is administered at 1 to 2 months, and the third dose is administered between the ages of 6 and 18 months. Varicellazoster vaccine is administered between 12 and 18 months of age.
MMR vaccine is administered subcutaneously in the outer aspect of the upper arm. The gluteal muscle is not
recommended for injections. It is not administered by the intramuscular route.
IPV contains neomycin. A history of an anaphylactic reaction to neomycin is considered a contraindication to
IPV. The pre...
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