A new vaccination сalendar for the children has been approved

A new vaccination сalendar for the children has been approved. The calendar comes into force on 1st January, 2018. The calendar changes are made regarding the vaccine against hepatitis – it will not be made to the newborn. Vaccination against hepatitis B is suggested to be carried out in three steps: at 2 months, 4 months and 12 months.

“Vaccination is one of the important measures in the field of public health and is carried out for the prevention of severe infectious diseases, reducing the mortality in the world,” reports the Government.

AgeVaccine
2 monthsDTPa + IPV + Hib + HB

Men B

3 monthsNc13v
4 monthsDTPa + IPV + Hib + HB

MCC

Men B

5 monthsNc13v
12 monthsDTPa + IPV + Hib + HB

TV

13 monthsNc13v

Men B

15 monthsMCC

VVZ

3 yearsTV

VVZ

5 yearsdTpa + IPV
12 yearsMCC

VPH (only girls)

15 yearsdTpa + IPV

HB: hepatitis B

DTPa: diphtheria, tetanus, whooping cough

IPV: poliomyelitis

Hib: Hemophilus infection type B

Men B: Meningococcus type B

MCC: Conjugated vaccine against meningococcus type C

Nc13v: Conjugated pneumococcal vaccine

TV: triple measles, rubyol and mumps vaccine

VVZ: chickenpox

VPH: human papillomavirus

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