A 34-year-old member asked:
who should not receive the hepatitis a vaccine?
2 doctor answers
Dr. Robert Kwok answered
32 years experience Pediatrics
Very few exceptions: People who are allergic to any part of the hepatitis a vaccine, and children under age 1 year, should not get the hepatitis a vaccine. For children 12-18 months, parents can ask their doctors about when to get the vaccine. People with vaccine allergies or other allergies can discuss the issue with their primary care doctors, to see if they should or should not get the vaccine.
Answered on Sep 3, 2012
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