Children's vaccination program

Vaccination program aims to protect children from diseases, which can be avoided through vaccination, in the best possible way. Vaccinations are voluntary and free of charge. Below, you can see current vaccination program.

2 months

Vaccination: Rotavirus
Disease: Rotavirus diarrhea

3 months

Vaccination: Pneumococcal (PCV)
Disease: Meningitis, pneumonia, sepsis and oitis media

Vaccination: Rotavirus
Disease: Rotavirus diarrhea

Vaccination: DTaP-IPV-Hib (combination vaccine)
Disease: Diphtheria, tetanus, whooping cough, polio and Hib-diseases, such as meningitis, laryngitis and sepsis

5 months

Vaccination: Pneumococcal (PCV)
Disease: Meningitis, pneumonia, sepsis and oitis media

Vaccination: Rotavirus
Disease: Rotavirus diarrhea

Vaccination: DTaP-IPV-Hib (combination vaccine)
Disease: Diphtheria, tetanus, whooping cough, polio and Hib-diseases, such as meningitis, laryngitis and sepsis

12 months

Vaccination: Pneumococcal (PCV)
Disease: Meningitis, pneumonia, sepsis and oitis media

Vaccination: DTaP-IPV-Hib (combination vaccine)
Disease: Diphtheria, tetanus, whooping cough, polio and Hib-diseases, such as meningitis, laryngitis and sepsis

12-18 months

Vaccination: MMR
Disease: Measles, mumps and rubella

6-35 months

Vaccination: Seasonal influenza
Disease: Seasonal influenza (annual)

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Nowadays children can be vaccinated with the nasal spray influenza vaccine (in Finnish)

4 years

Vaccination: DTaP-IPV
Disease: Diphtheria, tetanus, whooping cough, polio

6 years

Vaccination: MMR
Disease: Measles, mumps and rubella

11-12-year-old girls

Vaccination: HPV
Disease: Cervical cancer

14-15 years

Vaccination: DPT
Disease: Diphtheria, tetanus, whooping cough