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Here is a checklist of the vaccines that are routinely offered to everyone in the UK, and the age at which you should ideally have them.

5-in-1 Vaccine
Protects against:
Given at:

NHS Choices:

diphtheria, tetanus, whooping cough, polio and Hib (Haemophilus influenzae type b)

two, three and four months of age

Read more about the 5-in-1 vaccine

Pneumococcal or pneumo jab (PCV)
Protects against:Given at:

NHS Choices:

Some types of pneumococcal infection

two, four and 12-13 months of age

Read more about the pneumococcal jab

Rotavirus Vaccine
Protects against:Given at:

NHS Choices:

rotavirus infection, a common cause of childhood diarrhoea and sickness

two and three months of age

Read more about the rotavirus vaccine

Meningitis C (Men C)
Protects against:Given at:
NHS Choices:
meningitis C (meningococcal type C)

three months and 12-13 months of age, and as a teenage booster at age 13-15 (from September 2013)

Read more about the Men C jab

Hib/Men C (booster)
Protects against:

Given at:

NHS Choices:

Haemophilus influenzae type b (Hib) and meningitis C

12-13 months of age

Read more about the Hib/Men C booster

MMR
Protects against:

Given at:

NHS Choices:

measles, mumps and rubella

12-13 months and at three years and four months of age, or sometime thereafter

Read more about the MMR jab

Children’s flu vaccine
Protects against:

Given at:

 

NHS Choices:

flu

annually as a nasal spray in Sept/Oct for ages two, three and four

Read more about the flu vaccine for children

4-in-1 pre-school booster
Protects against:

Given at:

NHS Choices:

diphtheria, tetanus, whooping cough and polio

three years and four months of age, or soon after

Read more about the DTaP/IPV pre-school booster

HPV vaccine

(girls only)

Protects against:

Given at:

 

NHS Choices

cervical cancer

12-13 years as two injections at least six months apart (but no more than 24 months apart)

Read more about the HPV vaccine

3-in-1 teenage booster
Protects Against:

Given at:

NHS Choices:

tetanus, diphtheria and polio

13-18 years

Read more about the 3-in-1 teenage booster

The above links provided by NHS Choices.

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