General Information on ActHIB DosagesSome considerations to keep in mind regarding the ActHIB vaccine include the following:
- ActHIB is typically given as four separate doses during early childhood.
- This vaccine is injected into a muscle (intramuscularly), usually in the thigh or upper arm.
- Children can be vaccinated if they have a minor illness, such as the common cold. However, the vaccine should be postponed if the child is moderately or severely ill.
- If you are unsure about anything related to dosing with ActHIB, talk with your doctor, nurse, or pharmacist.