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Can we give oral polio and Hib vaccine together for 80 days old?

dear sir, i have a query , my baby was 80 days old and she got a 3rd dose of DPT+ IPV painless vaccine, i suspected about HiB , that might be not in painless vaccine, and also 1st and 2nd dose she get oral polio drop but in third dose doctor not give oral polio drop, i want to ask that it is ok with oral polio drop and hib vaccine
Tue, 6 May 2014
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Hi,
Thank you for asking question on health care magic.
Yes, oral polio vaccine and HIB can be given to 80 days old.
Hib is not painful.
Only vaccine that causes pain is DPT containing whole cell pertussis vaccine.
Hope this answer will serve your purpose
Please feel free to ask any more queries if required
Take care
Dr.M.V.Subrahmanyam MD;DCH
Associate professor of pediatrics
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