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I have an 8 month old baby boy. he was born on 7-22-2017.

These are the vaccinations he...
I have an 8 month old baby boy. he was born on 7-22-2017.
These are the vaccinations he has had up to January 2018:ROTATEQ 11/30/2017 PO Oral
ROTATEQ 1/25/2018 PO Oral
ROTATEQ 9/21/2017 PO Oral
Pentacel - DPT - HIB - POLIO 1/25/2018 IM Intramuscular
Pentacel - DPT - HIB - POLIO 11/30/2017 IM Intramuscular
Pentacel - DPT - HIB - POLIO 9/21/2017 IM Intramuscular
Prevnar-13 11/30/2017 IM Intramuscular
Prevnar-13 9/21/2017 IM Intramuscular
Influenza 6-35 months 1/25/2018 IM Intramuscular
HEP B 8/9/2017 IM Intramuscular
HEP B 10/26/2017 IM IntramuscularCould you please tell me when he is due for more vaccinations?
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Richard Han
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Hello my name is***** am a board-certified pediatrician with over 15 years of clinical experience and I am happy to help you.
Your son will next be due to a check up at age 9 months. At that time he is due for a 3rd hepatitis B and a 3rd Prevnar-13. Technically he should receive a 2nd influenza vaccine to be effective for this flu season since all children under the age of 9 years need two flu shots in the first season they are ever vaccinated for it to work. Anything else I can help with today?
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Is it a problem if I wait 1 more month to give him the 3rd hepatitis B and a 3rd Prevnar-13?
I am having problems with my insurance.
Do you know of any free immunization clinics in Los Angeles?
No problem waiting on any of those above vaccines. You can always look here for low to no cost vaccination during your gap in insurance coverage.
http://publichealth.lacounty.gov/ip/clinics.htm
Anything else I can help with?
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