Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: Anthony | 2009/07/28

Q.

Vaccines

Hi Doc

My boy is 9.5 months old and I would like to know if its too late to administer the Rotarix virus vaccine and Prevenar.
What is the latest that these vaccines could be given?
Thanks

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

It is too late to give the Rotavirus vaccine which should be given by the age of 6 months. Your baby can have the Prevenar immunisation as it is not too late for this.

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