Hepatitis A Immunization


Routine immunization

  • Minimum age: 12 months
  • Start the 2-dose HepA vaccine series for children aged 12
    through 23 months; separate the 2 doses by 6 to 18 months.
  • Two doses of both killed and live Hepatitis A vaccines as of now

Catch up vaccination

  • Administer 2 doses at least 6 months apart to unvaccinated persons.
  • For catch up vaccination, pre vaccination screening for Hepatitis A antibody is recommended in children older than 10 years as at this age the estimated sero-positive rates exceed 50%.

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