DTaP/DTP/Td/Tdap Vaccine

  • Children should get 5 doses of the DTaP vaccine before age 7.
  • These are usually given at 2, 4, 6, and 15-18 months of age and 4 - 6 years of age.
  • The 4th dose may be given as early as 12 months of age.
  • Tdap should be given to children at 11-12 years of age.
  • Adults should get a booster every 10 years. The next booster should be Tdap.

Updated Tuesday, 16-Nov-2010 12:20:34 CST