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How many doses of dtap vaccine are needed?

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Dr. Mark Diamond
Pediatrics
6 doctors agree

In brief: Six

Dr kwok's answer is correct, but in addition, a tdap booster is recommended to be given at least once to all adults.

In brief: Six

Dr kwok's answer is correct, but in addition, a tdap booster is recommended to be given at least once to all adults.
Dr. Mark Diamond
Dr. Mark Diamond
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Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics

In brief: Five doses

Dtap vaccine is given at 2 months, 4 months, 6 months, 18 months, and 4 years.
The booster at 11 years is slightly different, and is called tdap.

In brief: Five doses

Dtap vaccine is given at 2 months, 4 months, 6 months, 18 months, and 4 years.
The booster at 11 years is slightly different, and is called tdap.
Dr. Robert Kwok
Dr. Robert Kwok
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