Pneumococcal vaccine

What is Pneumococcal vaccine?

Pneumococcal vaccine is used to prevent pneumonea in child .

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My small one is 4 months 23 days old... we had finished her with all DTPw/DTPa,HiB+ Polio + Rotavirus vaccine and 2 dose of Pneumococcal . Only one...

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I HAVE BEEN DIAOGNOSED W. .. ITH PRIMARY IMMUNE DEFIENCY. I HAD INFUSIONS EVERY 28 DAYS FOR 2 AND A HALF YEARS WITH NO IMPROVEMENTAGE OF . I HAVE...

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Which vaccines you have taken?

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How often does a 64 yr old diabetic need the pneumococcal vaccine - annually or otherwise? Is the Prevnar 13 a desireable vaccination or just a...

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Prevnar 13 should be taken every 5 yearly.

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How often does a 64 yr old diabetic need the pneumococcal vaccine - annually or otherwise? Is the Prevnar 13 a desireable vaccination or just a...

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I can't remember if I got a vaccine shot for pneumonia , going back a couple years. I have no medical record to check. i am 75. Would there be any...

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We have a son who turns 5 in XXXXXXX with multiple severe food allergies (eggs, milk, tree nuts, soy), asthma, and mild eczema . He takes Flovent...

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HI, this is Stephanie, i have a 13 months old baby who was affected by Roseola and had fever last week. Fever subsided last Friday 6th while the...

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hi, I am an Indian and in Ukraine as of now. My baby is 4 months old. he was given pneumococcal 13-valent conjugate vaccine (Prevnar 13) in India...

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My baby is 6 weeks old and the following vaccines are scheduled for her at this age - DTP, HIB, OPV, Hepatitis B, Rotavirus and Pneumococcal...

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My baby received her first and second dose of pneumococcal vaccine (Synflorix). This is supposed to be her 3rd dose of PCV. However, the original...

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