Haemophilus influenzae sort B (Hib) is a microbes that can bring about genuine ailment, including breathing issues or meningitis. Hib disease for the most part influences kids and can be deadly.
Hepatitis B is a genuine illness created by infection. This infection is spread through blood or natural liquids, sexual contact or imparting IV drug needles to a tainted individual, or amid labor when an infant is destined to a mother who is contaminated.
Hepatitis causes irritation of the liver, spewing, and jaundice (yellowing of the skin or eyes). Hepatitis can prompt liver growth, cirrhosis, or passing.
Haemophilus B and hepatitis B immunization is utilized to keep these illnesses in youngsters between the ages of 6 weeks and 16 months old.
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Get emergency medical help if your child has signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficulty breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Keep track of any and all side effects your child has after receiving this vaccine. When the child receives a booster dose, you will need to tell the doctor if the previous shot caused any side effects.
Becoming infected with influenza or hepatitis is much more dangerous to your child's health than receiving this vaccine. Like any medicine, this vaccine can cause side effects but the risk of serious side effects is extremely low.
Call your doctor at once if your child has:
high fever (within a few hours or a few days after the vaccine);
seizure (blackout-out or convulsions); or
fussiness, irritability, crying for an hour or longer.
Common side effects may include:
mild fussiness or crying;
redness, pain, tenderness, swelling, or a hard lump where the shot was given.
Usual Pediatric Dose for Haemophilus influenzae Prophylaxis Infants >= 8 weeks born of HBsAg negative mothers: 0.5 mL IM at 2, 4, and 12 to 15 months of age. The interval between the first two doses should be a minimum of 8 weeks. The interval between the second and third doses should be 8 to 11 months. Usual Pediatric Dose for Hepatitis B Prophylaxis Infants >= 8 weeks born of HBsAg negative mothers: 0.5 mL IM at 2, 4, and 12 to 15 months of age. The interval between the first two doses should be a minimum of 8 weeks. The interval between the second and third doses should be 8 to 11 months.