- What happens if you get the same vaccine twice?
- Are vaccine doses based on weight?
- How early can a baby be vaccinated?
- How long after MMR can you get another vaccine?
- Can you get MMR with other vaccines?
- Which vaccines should not be given together?
- Why do you have to wait 4 weeks between live vaccines?
- Do baby vaccinations have to be exactly 4 weeks apart?
- How long do you have to wait between hep B vaccines?
- What is the minimum interval between two doses of MMR vaccine?
- How long should you wait between vaccinations?
- What are the risks of MMR vaccine?
- What are the 3 Live vaccines?
- Who should avoid live vaccines?
- Which two vaccines need to be separated by at least 28 days if not given simultaneously?
- Which vaccines use live virus?
- Can you give 2 vaccines in the same arm?
- Which vaccines are live and which are inactivated?
- Which vaccines can be taken together?
- Who should not receive MMR?
- What is the difference between MMR and MMR II?
What happens if you get the same vaccine twice?
Is there any danger from receiving extra doses of a vaccine.
Most of the time, your risk of serious side effects does not increase if you get extra doses of a vaccine.
Getting extra doses of oral vaccines, such as rotavirus or typhoid, is not known to cause any problems..
Are vaccine doses based on weight?
Most medications use weight as a guide for amount being administered. Could a 5-pound baby really be the same as a 10-pound baby? The dose for vaccination was determined by studies, first in animals and then in people. Small amounts of vaccine are used to protect children.
How early can a baby be vaccinated?
At 1 to 2 months, your baby should receive vaccines to protect them from the following diseases: Hepatitis B (HepB) (2nd dose) Diphtheria, tetanus, and whooping cough (pertussis) (DTaP) (1st dose)
How long after MMR can you get another vaccine?
CDC recommends all children get two doses of MMR (measles-mumps-rubella) vaccine, starting with the first dose at 12 through 15 months of age, and the second dose at 4 through 6 years of age. Children can receive the second dose earlier as long as it is at least 28 days after the first dose.
Can you get MMR with other vaccines?
MMR vaccine may be given at the same time as other vaccines. Children 12 months through 12 years of age might receive MMR vaccine together with varicella vaccine in a single shot, known as MMRV.
Which vaccines should not be given together?
of Different Vaccines If live parenteral (injected) vaccines (MMR, MMRV, varicella, zoster, and yellow fever) and live intranasal influenza vaccine (LAIV) are not administered at the same visit, they should be separated by at least 4 weeks.
Why do you have to wait 4 weeks between live vaccines?
Live vaccines can be given on the same day. If they are not given on the same day, they should be separated by a minimum 4-week interval, because the immune response to one of the vaccines might be impaired.
Do baby vaccinations have to be exactly 4 weeks apart?
Your baby needs two rotavirus vaccinations at least four weeks apart to get the best protection. If he or she misses one of the vaccinations, the first dose can be given up to 15 weeks of age. No dose of the vaccine will be given to babies over 24 weeks of age.
How long do you have to wait between hep B vaccines?
There is some flexibility in the schedule, but be sure to keep in mind the minimum intervals between doses: At least four weeks between doses #1 and #2. At least eight weeks between doses #2 and #3. At least 16 weeks between doses #1 and #3.
What is the minimum interval between two doses of MMR vaccine?
The maximum age MMRV for administration is 12 years of age. It should not be administered to anyone 13 years of age or older. The minimum interval between MMR doses is 4 weeks (28 days). The minimum interval between MMRV doses is 3 months.
How long should you wait between vaccinations?
All inactivated vaccines can be given on the same day, or on any day before or after giving other inactivated or live vaccines. However, if two live vaccines are not given on the same day, they need to be spaced at least 4 weeks apart.
What are the risks of MMR vaccine?
MMR Vaccine Side EffectsSore arm from the shot.Fever.Mild rash.Temporary pain and stiffness in the joints, mostly in teenage or adult women who did not already have immunity to the rubella component of the vaccine.
What are the 3 Live vaccines?
Live vaccines are used to protect against:Measles, mumps, rubella (MMR combined vaccine)Smallpox.Yellow fever.
Who should avoid live vaccines?
Severely immunocompromised persons generally should not receive live vaccines (3). Because of the theoretical risk to the fetus, women known to be pregnant generally should not receive live, attenuated virus vaccines (4).
Which two vaccines need to be separated by at least 28 days if not given simultaneously?
For persons with anatomic or functional asplenia and/or HIV, PCV13 should be administered first and MenACWY-D 4 weeks later. In patients recommended to receive both PCV13 and PPSV23, the 2 vaccines should not be administered simultaneously (28).
Which vaccines use live virus?
Currently available live attenuated viral vaccines are measles, mumps, rubella, vaccinia, varicella, zoster (which contains the same virus as varicella vaccine but in much higher amount), yellow fever, rotavirus, and influenza (intranasal).
Can you give 2 vaccines in the same arm?
Do not mix separate vaccines in the same syringe. If more than one vaccine is being administered to the same limb, injection sites should be 1 to 2 inches apart so that any reactions can be determined.
Which vaccines are live and which are inactivated?
—Bacterial live vaccines also include oral polio vaccine, oral typhoid vaccine and BCG. —Dead inactivated whole viral vaccines protect against hepatitis A, rabies and influenza. —Diseases like cholera, typhoid, pertussis, and plague should receive vaccinations of dead inactivated whole bacterial vaccines.
Which vaccines can be taken together?
Combination vaccines have been in use in the United States since the mid-1940s. Examples of combination vaccines are: DTap (diphtheria-tetanus-pertussis), trivalent IPV (three strains of inactivated polio vaccine), MMR (measles-mumps-rubella), DTap-Hib, and Hib-Hep B.
Who should not receive MMR?
Patients who are severely immunocompromised should not be given MMR vaccine. Healthy susceptible close contacts of severely immunocompromised people should be vaccinated. Patients with leukemia in remission who have not received chemotherapy for at least three months may receive MMR.
What is the difference between MMR and MMR II?
MMR and MMRV Vaccine Composition and Dosage Two vaccines containing measles, mumps, and rubella virus are licensed for use in the United States. M-M-R II® is a combination measles, mumps, and rubella (MMR) vaccine. ProQuad® is a combination measles, mumps, rubella, and varicella (MMRV) vaccine.