Immunization Schedule

Age

Vaccines

Note

Birth

BCG

 

 

OPV zero

 

 

Hepatitis B -1

 

 

6 weeks

OPV-1 + IPV-1 / OPV -1

OPV alone if IPV cannot be given

 

DTPw-1 / DTPa -1

 

 

Hepatitis B -2

 

 

Hib -1

 

 

10 weeks

OPV-2 + IPV-2 / OPV-2

OPV alone if IPV cannot be given

 

DTPw-2 / DTPa -2

 

 

Hib -2

 

 

14 weeks

OPV-3 + IPV-3 / OPV -3

OPV alone if IPV cannot be given

 

DTPw-3 / DTPa -3

 

 

Hepatitis B -3

Third dose of Hepatitis B can be given at 6 months of age

 

Hib -3

 

 

9 months

Measles

 

 

15-18 months

OPV-4 + IPV-B1 / OPV -4

OPV alone if IPV cannot be given

 

DTPw booster -1 or DTPa booster -1

 

 

Hib booster

 

 

MMR -1

 

 

2 years

Typhoid

Revaccination every 3-4 years

 

5 years

OPV -5

 

 

DTPw booster -2 or DTPa booster -2

 

 

MMR -2

The second dose of MMR vaccine can be given at any time 8 weeks after the first dose

 

10 years

Tdap

 

 

HPV

Only girls, three doses at 0, 1-2 and 6 months

 

 


Vaccines that can be given after discussion with parents

More than 6 weeks

Pneumococcal conjugate

3 primary doses at 6, 10, and 14 weeks, followed by a booster at 15-18 months

 

More than 6 weeks

Rotaviral vaccines

(2/3 doses (depending on brand) at 4-8 weeks interval

 

After 15 months

Varicella

Age less than 13 years: one dose 
Age more than 13 years: 2 doses at 4-8 weeks interval

 

After 18 months

Hepatitis A

2 doses at 6-12 months interval