Pentavac


Penta-valent vaccine i.e vaccine containing 5 components is given for protecting child from Diphtheria, Pertusis, Tetanus, Hepatitis B and          Haemophilus influenza B i.e. DPT+Haemophilus influenza B (HiB) Vaccine+Hepatitis B vaccine It is very effective and safe for babies. It is very important vaccine as it protects 

        from these very life threatening diseases.


Rather than giving DPT, Hepatitis B vaccine and Hepatitis B vaccine injections separately its better to give penta valent vaccine.

This Pentavac vaccine is available at very reasonable cost with us at Bhole Children Clinic and Vaccination Center at very reasonable    cost. Contact Us for any query.

 

    Routine dosing

-  Pentavac is  given at 6 weeks, 10 Weeks and 14 weeks.


-  a booster of DPT +  Haemophilus influenza B (HiB) Vaccineis needed at 18 months or dose of Quadrovac which is combination of DPT + Haemophilus influenza B (HiB) Vaccine can be given at 18 months.


-  a second booster of  DPT is given at 4.5 - 5 years.