What vaccine is KPA?

The pneumococcal vaccine for healthy children in our national immunization schedule is KPA-13.

What is DCT vaccine?

The DPT vaccine or DTP vaccine is a class of combination vaccines against three infectious diseases in humans: diphtheria, pertussis (whooping cough), and tetanus. The vaccine components include diphtheria and tetanus toxoids and either killed whole cells of the bacterium that causes pertussis or pertussis antigens.

What is Penta vaccine in Brazil?

Brazil’s routine pertussis immunization program includes a pentavalent vaccine, which contains DTP (whole cell pertussis component), HB, and Hib, administered at 2, 4, and 6 months, with a booster (DTP) at 15 months and 4 years. Brazil’s Ministry of Health recommends Tdap for healthcare workers who work with infants.

What is SR vaccine English?

Measles and rubella vaccine (without mumps) SR. Measles and rubella vaccine.

What is DaBT IPA Hib vaccine?

DaBT-İPA-Hib: Diptheria, acellular Pertussis, Tetanus, Inactive Polio, Hemophilus Influenza Type B Vaccine (Combination Vaccine of Five) KPA: Conjugate Pneumococcal Vaccine.

Why is pentavalent given?

Pentavalent vaccine provides protection to a child from 5 life-threatening diseases – Diphtheria, Pertussis, Tetanus, Hepatitis B and Hib. DPT (Diptheria+Pertussis+Tetanus) and Hep B are already part of routine immunization in India; Hib vaccine is a new addition. Together, the combination is called Pentavalent.

Which vaccine is not included in the pentavalent vaccine?

Also, measles vaccine and Vitamin A solution with the first dose of dpt. Such a child will not receive BCG, hepatitis B and Pentavalent Vaccines. What are the side effects of Pentavalent Vaccine? Pentavalent Vaccine has not been associated with any serious side effects.

What is another name for MMR vaccine?

The MMR vaccine is a vaccine against measles, mumps, and rubella (German measles)….MMR vaccine.

Combination of
Rubella vaccine Vaccine
Clinical data
Trade names M-M-R II, Priorix, Tresivac, others
Other names MPR vaccine