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Varicella vaccine

The varicella vaccine protects against the disease, a disease of viral origin, often during childhood and very contagiousn.

Immunization Schedule

The varicella vaccine is given by injection when children are between 12 and 15 months old. Then they receive a booster jab) to extend protection when they are between 4 and 6 years.

Children older than 6 years who have not yet turned 13 or have had chickenpox, you can also manage two doses of vaccine, spaced by a minimum interval of 3 months.

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