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Haemophilus B - The Vaccine
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  1. Who should NOT receive Hib vaccine?
    Anyone who has ever had a life-threatening allergic reaction to a previous dose of Hib vaccine should not get another dose. Children younger than six weeks of age should not get Hib vaccine. Persons with a moderate or severe acute illness should postpone receiving the vaccine until their condition has improved. Developed in cooperation with the Immunization Action Coalition and the Centers for Disease & Control and Prevention (CDC).