Routine childhood immunisations
|When to immunise||Diseases protected against||Vaccine given||Site**|
|8 weeks||Diphtheria, tetanus, pertussis, polio, Haemophilus influenzae type b (Hib) and Hepatitis B (1st dose)||Infanrix Hexa||Thigh|
|8 weeks||Meningitis B (1st dose)||Bexsero||Thigh|
|8 weeks||Rotavirus||Rotavirus (Rotarix)||By mouth|
|12 weeks||Diphtheria, tetanus, pertussis, polio, Haemophilus influenzae type b (Hib) and Hepatitis B(2nd dose)||Infanrix Hexa||Thigh|
|12 weeks||Pneumonia||Prevenar 13|
|12 weeks||Rotavirus||Rotavirus (Rotarix)||By Mouth|
|16 weeks||Diphtheria, tetanus, pertussis, polio, Haemophilus influenzae type b (Hib) and Hepatitis B (3rd dose)||DTaP/IPV/Hib (Pediacel)||Thigh|
|16 weeks||Meningitis B ( 2nd dose)||Bexsero||Upper arm/thigh|
|Between 12 and 13 months old – within a month of the first birthday||Pneumococcal disease ( 2nd dose)||PCV (Prevenar 13)||Upper arm/thigh|
|Between 12 and 13 months old – within a month of the first birthday||Measles, mumps and rubella (German measles)||MMR (Priorix or MMR VaxPRO)||Upper arm/thigh|
|Between 12 and 13 months old – within a month of the first birthday||Haemophilus B (HiB),Meningitis C (1st dose)||Menitorix||Upper arm/thigh|
|Between 12 and 13 months old – within a month of the first birthday||Meningitis B (3rd dose)||Bexsero||Upper thigh/arm|
|2-10 years||Influenza yearly||Nasal Spray flu vaccine||nose|
|Three years four months old or soon after||Measles, mumps and rubella||MMR (Priorix or MMR VaxPRO)(check first dose has been given)||Upper arm|
|Three years four months old or soon after||Diphtheria, Tetanus, Whooping Cough, Polio||Repevax||upper arm|
|Girls and Boys aged 12 to 13 years old||Cervical cancer caused by human papillomavirus types 16 and 18 (and genital warts caused by types 6 and 11)||HPV (Gardasil)||Upper arm|
|Around 14 years old||Tetanus, diphtheria and polio||Td/IPV (Revaxis)||Upper arm|
|Around 14 years old||Meningitis A,C,W and Y||Meningitec, Menjugate or NeisVac-C||Upper arm|
**Where two or more injections are required at once, these should ideally be given in different limbs. Where this is not possible, injections in the same limb should be given 2.5cm apart.
Tuberculosis vaccination is offered to babies who are at higher risk of contracting TB. It is no longer part of the routine schedule in London due to a drop in numbers of people with TB.
- Clinics & Services
- Test Results
- Blood Taking Services
- Cryotherapy & Verrucas
- e-Referral Service
- Electronic Prescription Service
- Flu Vaccination
- Pregnancy or Antenatal
- Private Fees
- Screening Services
- Summary Care Record
- Travel Vaccination
- Urgent Walk-In Wound Care Services
- Unplanned / Termination of Pregnancy
- Ear Wax Removal
- Palliative Care
- Sexual Health
- Mental Health & Wellbeing
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