Immunization Schedule, Children Topic Guide - Medications and Vitamins

Medications:

hepatitis B pediatric vaccine Hepatitis B Pediatric Vaccine

Hepatitis B is a serious disease caused by virus...learn more »

human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine, bivalent Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Vaccine, Bivalent

Human papillomavirus (HPV) can cause genital warts, cancer of the cervix, and various cancers of the vulva or vagina...learn more »

human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine, quadrivalent Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Vaccine, Quadrivalent

Human papillomavirus (HPV) can cause genital warts, cancer of the cervix, and various cancers of the vulva or vagina...learn more »

meningococcal conjugate vaccine Meningococcal Conjugate Vaccine

Meningococcal disease is a serious infection caused by a bacteria. Meningococcal bacteria can infect the blood, spinal cord, and brain. These conditions can ...learn more »

hepatitis A pediatric vaccine Hepatitis A Pediatric Vaccine

Hepatitis is a serious disease caused by a virus. Hepatitis A is spread through contact with the stool (bowel movements) of a person infected with the hepati...learn more »

pneumococcal conjugate vaccine (PCV-pediatric only), 7-valent Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine (PCV-pediatric Only), 7-valent

Pneumococcal disease is a serious infection caused by a bacteria. Pneumococcal bacteria can infect the sinuses and inner ear. It can also infect the lungs, b...learn more »

diphtheria, hepatitis B, pertussis (acellular), polio, and tetanus vaccine Diphtheria, Hepatitis B, Pertussis (acellular), Polio, And Tetanus Vaccine

Diphtheria, pertussis, and tetanus are serious diseases caused by bacteria...learn more »

rotavirus oral vaccine, live (oral) Rotavirus Oral Vaccine, Live (oral)

Rotavirus oral vaccine contains up to five strains of rotavirus. It is made from both human and animal sources...learn more »

varicella virus (chickenpox) vaccine Varicella Virus (chickenpox) Vaccine

Varicella (commonly known as chickenpox) is a common childhood disease that causes fever, skin rash, and a breakout of fluid-filled blisters on the skin. Mos...learn more »

measles, mumps, and rubella (MMR) vaccine Measles, Mumps, And Rubella (MMR) Vaccine

Measles, mumps, and rubella are serious diseases caused by viruses. They are spread from person to person through the air...learn more »





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