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Q. My 5 month old baby missed his polio vaccination. What should I do now?

Answered by
Dr. Amit Kumar Modi
and medically reviewed by iCliniq medical review team.
This is a premium question & answer published on Aug 20, 2018

Hi doctor,

My son is five months old. He has not received polio drop vaccinations as I was unaware. What should I do now?

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Hi,

Welcome to icliniq.com.

Polio vaccination is generally done with the scheduled vaccination. If you have visited your doctor at six weeks, 10 weeks, and 14 weeks of vaccination, he must have vaccinated the child for polio as well. Still, if you feel it has not been done, visit a Paediatrician for polio immunization.

For more information consult a paediatrician online --> https://www.icliniq.com/ask-a-doctor-online/paediatrician


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