Vaccines in Children – Diphtheria, Tetanus, And Acellular Pertussis (DTaP)

DTaP combines vaccines against diphtheria, tetanus and pertusĀ­sis. It is currently given as a series of five doses, recommended at 2 months, 4 months, 6 months and 12 to 18 months, with a booster dose between 4 and 6 years. Diphtheria generally causes a throat infection, although it also can lead to problems in other Read more