Vaccination essential guide Dubai

Vaccination Schedule Dubai

Vaccination is a good prevention to our kids from infectious disease. We need them stay health always don't we. Dubai DHA brings a lot of facilities to have the immunization for our loving kids.

Childhood recommended vaccines include BCG, diphtheria, tetanus toxoid, pertussis (DTaP), poliovirus vaccine (IPV/OPV), measles, mumps, rubella (MMR), haemophilus influenza type b (Hib) vaccine, hepatitis B vaccine (HBV), varicella, and pneumococcal vaccines. 

Below is the vaccine schedule in Dubai

2.1.1 DHA immunization schedule for children between 0-6 years

At birth
BCG, Hep B.
Two months
DTaP, Hib, Hep B, IPV, PCV.
Four months:
DPT, Hib, Hep B, OPV, PCV.
Six months
DPT, Hib, Hep B, OPV, PCV.
12 months
MMR, varicella.
18 months
DTaP, Hib, OPV, PCV.
Five to six years
DPT, OPV, MMR, varicella.

2.1.2 DHA immunization schedule for persons aged 7--18 years

  • age 11--12 years for those who have completed the recommended childhood DTP/DTaP vaccination series. Meningococcal conjugate vaccine (MCV4) 
  • at age 11--12 years 
  • age 13--18 years if not previously vaccinated. 
  • Meningococcal polysaccharide vaccine (MPSV4) is an acceptable alternative. l Hepatitis B 3-dose series to those who were not previously vaccinated. 
  • Varicella 2 doses series if not previously immunized.