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National Immunization Schedule, Nepal

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National Immunization Schedule In Nepal

S.N

Vaccine

Age of administration

Dose

Route of administration

Protect against

1.

BCG (Bacillus Calmette Guerin)

At birth

1

Intradermal

Tuberculosis

2.

Pentavalent Vaccine (Diphtheria, Pertussis, Tetanus,  Hepatitis B and Hemophilus influenza B)

6, 10 and 14 weeks

3

Intramuscular

Diphtheria, pertussis,Tetanus, Hepatitis B and Haemophilus Influenza B

3.

OPV ( Oral Polio Vaccine)

6, 10 and 14 weeks

3

Oral

Polio

4.

PCV (Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine)

6, 1o weeks and 9 months

3

Intramuscular

Pneumococcal diseases (Meninges, ear and chest infections)

5.

IPV ( Injectable polio vaccine)

14 weeks

1

Intramuscular

Polio

6.

MR (Measles - Rubella)

9 and 15 months

2

Subcutaneous

Measles and Rubella

7.

JE (Japanese Encephalitis)

12 months

1

Subcutaneous

Japanese Encephalitis


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