Influenza Immunization For Infants Under 2 Years?
Hello, How many times for infants under 2 years old are recommended for influenza immunization, because we plan to go umroh.Thank you.
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How old is your child at the moment? Have you had an influenza vaccine before?
Based on the 2017 Indonesian Pediatrician Association (IDAI) immunization calendar, influenza vaccine is recommended to be given annually to children over the age of 6 months. For children younger than 9 years who have never received an influenza vaccine before, the first immunization is given twice with a minimum distance of 4 weeks. Furthermore, the immunization is recommended to be repeated once every year.
Do not hesitate to consult with your doctor or pediatrician to get an influenza vaccine or other vaccines. To enrich insight, you can read articles about influenza vaccine.
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