Essential Immunization Chart for Children

Immunization Chart for Children from 0-16 years

 

Age                                                   Vaccine

BirthBCG

Oral Polio Vaccine- 1st Dose

Hepatitis B Vaccine- 1st Dose

6 WeeksDPT- 1st Dose

Oral Polio Vaccine- 2nd Dose

Hepatitis B Vaccine- 2nd Dose

10 WeeksDPT- 2nd Dose

Oral Polio Vaccine- 3rd  Dose

14 WeeksDPT- 3rd  Dose

Oral Polio Vaccine- 4th  Dose

6- 9 monthsOral Polio Vaccine- 5th  Dose

Hepatitis B Vaccine- 3rd  Dose

9 months

 

Measles Vaccine
15- 18 monthsMMR ( Measles, Mumps, Rubella)

DPT- 1st Booster dose

Oral Polio Vaccine- 6th Dose

5 yearsDPT- 2nd  booster dose

Oral Polio Vaccine- 7th dose

10 yearsTT (Tetanus)-3rd booster dose

Hepatitis B Vaccine- booster dose

15- 16 yearsTT ( Tetanus)- 4th booster dose
Optional Vaccines
  • Typhoid Free Vaccine
  • Haemophilus influenzae type b vaccine
  • Hepatitis A Vaccine
  • Varicella ( chickenpox) Vaccine

Courtesy- Indian Academy of Paediatrics

Also read: About Febrile Fits in Children

Pic courtesy: NBC Health

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