hi moms I need to know about PCV13 is it really needed for babies she is 6 months old...cn u pls explain me abt the vaccine n cost of it...

aradhana sharma

pcv13 is generally for pneumonia and is necessary for babies Sheeba Vijesh plz tag forward to Dr shilpitha , she will be able to answer better , I am unable to tag her

Bhuvana Venkat

dear Aradhana hw to tag thm

Sheeba Vijesh

Dr.Shilpitha Shanthappa

Saba Tabassum

Dr. Payal M if u can help her

Dr. Shilpitha Shanthappa

sorry for late reply.. there are two types PCV 10 and PCV 13..
Pneumococcal conjugate vaccine (called PCV13) protects against 13 types of pneumococcal bacteria.. The PCV 13 vaccine is provided free as part of your child's routine immunizations.. it is a very needed vaccine for every baby..

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