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New Vaccination Schedule Starting 20th June 2012

City of Harare – City Health Department – Zimbabwe Expanded Programme on Immunisations

New Vaccination Schedule Starting 20th June 2012 

 Age  Vaccination  Type
Birth BCG Intradermal
6 Weeks Oral Polio Vaccine 1Pentavalent (DPT, HB, HIB) 1Pneumococcus Vaccine 1 Oral DropsIM Right ThighIM Left Thigh
10 Weeks Oral Polio Vaccine 2Pentavalent (DPT, HB, HIB) 2Pneumococcus Vaccine 2 Oral DropsIM Right ThighIM Left Thigh
14 Weeks Oral Polio Vaccine 3Pentavalent (DPT, HB, HIB) 3Pneumococcus Vaccine 3 Oral DropsIM Right ThighIM Left Thigh
9 Months Measles Subcutaneously
18 Months Oral Polio Vaccine BoosterDPT Booster Oral DropsIM Right Thigh

Rotavirus Vaccine used against diarrhoeal diseases to be introduced in 2013.

NB  There are no longer any boosters administered at 5 years old and hence it is extremely important to ensure that your children have their boosters at 18 months.