Tag: hib

  • Side Effects of Hib Vaccines

    Hib Vaccine Side Effects

    The most common Hib vaccine side effects are injection-site soreness and fever. The risk depends on the type of Hib vaccine and the dose number. What are Hib vaccine names?...

  • PedvaxHIB Vaccine

    PedvaxHIB is an immunization against Hib disease, an infection with Haemophilus influenzae type b. Approximately 25% of infants develop fevers over 101ºF after their 1st and 2nd dose of PedvaxHIB....

  • ActHIB Vaccine and Immuniaztion Information

    ActHIB Vaccine

    ActHIB is a Hib vaccine that is given in a series of 4 shots to infants and children under 5 years old. ActHib immunizes against a bacterial infection with Haemophilus...

  • Hib Disease Immunization Information

    Hib Vaccines

    Three or four doses of the Hib vaccine are recommended for children to prevent serious infections with the bacteria Haemophilus influenzae type b (Hib). The vaccines may be combined with...

  • Child Receiving Hib Disease Vaccine

    Hib (Haemophilus influenzae type b) Vaccine

    Hib disease is a bacterial infection with Haemophilus influenzae type b that can be devastating in young children. It is preventable with a vaccine that is usually given in a...