Paediatrics


Pneumococcal (pneumonia) Vaccines

 

There are two types of pneumonia vaccine: Pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine (Pneumo 23) and Pneumococcal conjugate vaccine (Prevenar)
Pneumo23 can be applied to people of all ages in the big 2 years old.
Pneumo23 vaccine is recommended for heavy and frequent lower respiratory or middle ear infection in children undergoing.
Prevenar without age limit applicable to people of all ages.
The dose of Prevenar vaccine in healthy children, depending on the age of the children is decreasing the number of doses to be administered by değişir.yaş increases. In healthy infants 2, 4, 6. and 12-15 months, including 4 doses uygulanır.dig the childhood vaccines with unvaccinated yapılabilir.ilk 6 months if done simultaneously between the first dose for infants 7-11 months, 6-8 weeks after the first dose by 2 doses of 12-15 Booster doses are recommended after 1 month. If you made the first dose between 12-24 months 6-8 weeks with 2 doses is done, but there is no need to reinforce doses. 24-59 months, never before applied in a single dose of Prevenar vaccine untreated children, but is not routinely recommended for children in this age group.