Home » Frequently asked Questions on Health » Is three doses of Hepatitis B vaccine sufficient to give lifetime immunity?

Is three doses of Hepatitis B vaccine sufficient to give lifetime immunity?

Q: My son aged 14 had given Hepatitis vaccination three dozes about 5 years back. His fourth doze is due in the month of January, 2003. Is it necessary to give fourth doze next month? I consulted a physician he advised that three doze is sufficient. Please give your valuable advise.

A:Three doses of Hepatitis B vaccine are sufficient to give lifetime immunity against that disease. You do not need the 4th dose.

RELATED FAQ

................... Advertisement ...................

................... Advertisement ...................

 

................... Advertisement ...................

FAQ

ASK OUR EXPERTS

Using 0 of 1024 Possible characters
Choose Topic

................... Advertisement ...................

-------------------------------- Advertisement -----------------------------------