Immunization Schedule

Age Group Vaccine
Birth BCG
Hepatitis B vaccine ( Engerix B )
 

 

8 weeks old ( 2 months )

Diphtheria, Tetanus, Acellular Pertussis, Inactivated Polio, Haemophilus influenza type B, and Hepatitis B ( Infanrix Hexa )
Pneumococcal polysaccharide conjugate vaccine ( Prevenar 13 )
Rotavirus- pentavalent strain ( Rotateq )
 

 

16 weeks old ( 4 months )

Diphtheria, Tetanus, Acellular Pertussis, Inactivated Polio, Haemophilus influenza type B, and Hepatitis B ( Infanrix Hexa )
Pneumococcal polysaccharide conjugate vaccine ( Prevenar 13 )
Rotavirus- pentavalent strain ( Rotateq )
 

 

24 weeks old ( 6 months )

Diphtheria, Tetanus, Acellular Pertussis, Inactivated Polio, Haemophilus influenza type B, and Hepatitis B ( Infanrix Hexa )
Pneumococcal polysaccharide conjugate vaccine ( Prevenar 13 )
Rotavirus- pentavalent strain ( Rotateq )
9 months old Meningococcal ACWY ( Menactra ACWY)
 

 

12 months old

Measles, Mumps, Rubella ( MMR )
Varicella ( Varilrix )
Hepatitis A junior ( Havrix 720 )
2nd dose of Meningococcal ACWY ( Menactra ACWY)
 

 

18 months old

Diphtheria, Tetanus, Acellular Pertussis, Inactivated Polio, Haemophilus influenza type B ( Infanrix hib/ipv)
4th dose Pneumococcal polysaccharide conjugate vaccine ( Prevenar 13 )
2nd dose Hepatitis A junior ( Havrix 720 )
 

 

4 – 6 years old

Diphtheria, Pertussis, Tetanus booster ( Infanrix )
Inactivated Polio virus ( Poliorix )
Measles, Mumps, Rubella ( MMR )
Varicella ( Varilrix )
11- 12 years old Tetanus, diphtheria, acellular pertussis booster ( Boostrix ) then every 10 years
Optional Recommended immunizations
6 months olds onwards Influenza vaccine ( Vaxigrip Pedia, Vaxigrip Adult )
2 years onwards Typhoid vaccine ( Typhim Vi )
9 – 14 years old Human Papillomavirus vaccine ( Gardasil & Cervarix )
Reference: Dubai Health Authority Immunization Guidelines 2010
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