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Hemophilus Influenzae vaccine (HiB)

  1. Polysaccharide vaccine: Poor immunogenicity esp. in younger infants.
  2. Conjugated to a T cell dependent protein antigen like – 

Diphtheria toxoid QTetanus toxoid Q & OMP meningococcal Q

 

Age

No. of Doses

Schedule

6 wk – 6 months

                      4

6 wk, 10wk, 14 wks

Booster at 18 months

7 – 12 months

                      3

2 doses at monthly interval

Booster at 18 months.

12 – 15 months

                      2

Primary dose and Booster dose

15 mo – 5 years

                      1

Single Dose

> 5 yrs

           Not recommended

 





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