Vaccination For Children (Malaysia)
This is the recommended vaccination schedule for children in Malaysia. Do share this article with your friends with young children to keep as a reference and useful reminder.
- Bacillus Calmette–Guérin (BCG), a vaccine that gives protection against tuberculosis
- DTaP is the combination of diphtheria(D), tetanus(T) and acellular pertussis (aP)
- DT is a booster dose which protects against diphtheria (D) and tetanus (T)
- Hib is Haemophilus Influenza type B
- MMR is the combination of Measles(M), Mumps(M) and Rubella(R)
- MR vaccine provides protection against Measles (M) and Rubella (R). MR Dose 2 at 7 years old
- JE is a vaccine against Japanese Encephalitis (This vaccine is only provided in Sarawak)
- HPV is Human Papilloma This vaccine is provided only for girls aged 13 years. Dose 2 is given 6 months after dose 1
This an additional list of vaccines which you can discuss with your doctor about the suitability for your child:
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