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How often should you get the meningococcal vaccine?

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Dr. Jerry Casale
Pediatrics 39 years experience
Lasts 4 to 5 years: The benefits of the shot last 4 or 5 years.

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A 40-year-old member asked:

At what age do babies/children get the meningococcal vaccine?

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Dr. Tanya Russo
Pediatrics 26 years experience
Menactra: is a meningococcal vaccine generally administered at 11 or 12 years of age, with a booster at 16-18 years.

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