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When can I give my baby who is 1yr 8 months old MMR , CHICKEN POX & HIB vaccinations ?

Hi Doctor , My baby is now 1yr 8months, we gave her some vaccines from govt. hospital. Now I want to gave her MMR , CHICKEN POX & HIB vaccines. Can I do it? Please suggest me the other vaccines for this time.
Asked On : Sun, 12 Feb 2012
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Pediatrician 's  Response

Thanks for writing to health care magic.

Yes you can give those vaccines now.

You can also give other optional vaccines like pneumococcal vaccine, injectable polio vaccine, chicken pox vaccine and Hepatitis A vaccine.

They are costly vaccines and should be given after discussion with your doctor.

Hope this helps.

Take care.
Answered: Wed, 24 Apr 2013
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General & Family Physician Dr. Ramesh M.Vachharajani's  Response
Welcome to HCM,
yes now all three vaccines can be given.
1,MMR can be given any time after 15 months as a single dose.
2,Chicken pox vaccine can be given after 13 months as a single dose.
3,Hepatitis B vaccine can be given in 3 doses,o,1 and 6 months interval.
Ok and bye.
Answered: Mon, 13 Feb 2012
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