Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: berny | 2008/08/18

Q.

Sick and vaccination

My baby boy is going for his prevenar injection on Friday. He is 7 months today. He is in creche, so he constantly gets sick. This weekend he developed a cough and a runny nose. I' m not sure if I can now take him for his prevenar. What must I do?

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

Your baby cannot have the Prevenar vaccination if he is ill.

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Posted by: Mom | 2008/08/18

Hi berny,

Please wait until your baby is well, i heard that you cannot vaccinate a baby while sick.

Good luck

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