It is very essential to keep your baby healthy and happy and for that parents need to be very attentive for healthy growth of their baby. One most important thing that every parent should take care about their baby is to maintain vaccine schedule.


Use the vaccination chart alongside to get exact information about your child's vaccine schedule.


Generally your doctor will give you the complete schedule of vaccinations. You must remember the exact dates and take your baby to immunization center to give her the vaccine.


Some vaccines are in oral type and others are in the form of injections.


Common Vaccine Schedule

Generally vaccine schedule are as under

Birth Time Vaccine: Hepatitis B [It will be given within 12 hours of Birth]


Vaccine for 2 months baby:

Vaccine for 4 months baby:

  • Hepatitis B (for 6-18 months),
  • Diphtheria, Tetanus and Acellular Pertussis (whooping cough),
  • Hemophilus influenza b / Meningitis,
  • Inactivated Polio Vaccine (for 6-18 months),
  • Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine

Vaccine for 12-15 months:

  • Hemophilus influenza b / Meningitis,
  • MMR : Measles, Mumps and Rubella
  • Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine,
  • Varicella (chicken pox) (12-18 months)

Vaccine for 15-18 months:

  • Diphtheria, Tetanus and Acellular Pertussis (whooping cough)

Vaccine for 4-6 years:

  • Diphtheria, Tetanus and Acellular Pertussis (whooping cough),
  • Inactivated Polio Vaccine, Measles, Mumps and Rubella

Vaccine for 11-12 years:

  • Tetanus and Diphtheria

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Remember : Do not make any delay, always give vaccination to your baby on time; you can take advance appointment with your doctor to avoid any delay. If your baby is sick and not in good health, than you can wait for 2-3 days. You need to wait until she/he became perfectly fit before giving any vaccination. You should also take an advice of your baby’s doctor for his/her illness before giving vaccination. Vaccination is must for all newborn babies. You should follow complete vaccination schedule without any delay. You never avoid a single vaccination from your baby’s vaccine schedule. It really keeps your baby healthy and happy. You need to follow vaccination schedule as per your country’s vaccination schedule. In case of immigration from one country to other country, you need to consult your doctor before departure. You need to take advice of your doctor regarding maintaining vaccination schedule.