The Hepatitis B Vaccine for Newborns

 

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Benefits of Hepatitis B Vaccine Provides a safety net to prevent perinatal infection among infants who are born to HBsAg-positive mothers who have not Protects infants at risk for infection after the perinatal period Provides higher rates of on-time completion of the hepatitis B vaccine series. The hepatitis B vaccine is very safe. The AAP recommend that newborns receive their first dose of the hepatitis B vaccine within the first 24 hours of their life. One reason for this is that it is.

If you have hepatitis B, there’s additional medicine that can help protect your newborn against hepatitis B; it’s called hepatitis B immune globin (HBIG). HBIG gives your baby’s body extra help to fight the virus as soon as your baby is born. After vaccination. Sometimes children have mild reactions from vaccines, such as pain at the injection site or a rash. These reactions.

Social media posts claim that the hepatitis B vaccine is dangerous for newborns, calling the ingredient aluminum toxic. The hepatitis B vaccine (HepB) protects your child against the hepatitis B virus, which can lead to liver damage and even death. Hepatitis B is generally considered an adult disease because it’s often transmitted through unsafe sex and shared needles. But many people who get it – including children – don’t engage in these high-risk behaviors. Why should my baby get the hepatitis B shot?

Protects your child from against hepatitis B, a potentially serious disease. Protects other people from the disease because children with hepatitis B usually don’t have symptoms, but they may pass Prevents your child from developing liver disease and. The Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) recommends: administration of hepatitis B vaccine and hepatitis B immune globulin (HBIG) for infants born to HBV-infected women within 12 hours of birth, followed by completion of the vaccine series and postvaccination serologic testing; universal hepatitis B vaccination within 24 hours of birth, followed by completion of the vaccine series. Usual Pediatric Dose for Hepatitis B Prophylaxis.

Use recommended doses (above) on a 0, 1, and 6 month schedule OR a 0, 1, 2, and 12 month schedule. -Administer hepatitis B immune globulin if appropriate. -Start hepatitis B vaccine as. Hepatitis B vaccine Hepatitis B vaccine is usually given as 2, 3, or 4 shots. Infants should get their first dose of hepatitis B vaccine at birth and will usually complete the series at 6 months of age (sometimes it will take longer than 6 months to complete the series). Administer HepB vaccine and hepatitis B immune globulin (HBIG) (in separate limbs) within 12 hours of birth, regardless of birth weight.

For infants <2,000 grams, administer 3 additional doses of vaccine (total of 4 doses) beginning at age 1 month. Test for HBsAg and anti-HBs at age 9–12 months.

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The CDC recommends that infants born to hepatitis B-infected mothers receive hepatitis B immune globulin and the first dose of hepatitis B vaccine within 12 hours of birth, with the second and third doses at normal intervals.

“Counseling the Nursing Mother” by Judith Lauwers, Anna Swisher
from Counseling the Nursing Mother
by Judith Lauwers, Anna Swisher
Jones & Bartlett Learning, 2015

For infants of HbsAg-negative mothers, the combination DTaP-HBV-IPV (Pediarix) or PRP-OMP-HBV vaccine (Comvax) may also be used beginning at 6 weeks to 2 months of age.

“Textbook of Family Medicine E-Book” by Robert E. Rakel
from Textbook of Family Medicine E-Book
by Robert E. Rakel
Elsevier Health Sciences, 2007

Infants born to mothers with hepatitis B infection should be given HBIG 0.5 mL and hepatitis B vaccine (separate site) within 12 hours of birth, with follow-up vaccinations at 1 and 6 months of age.

“Netter's Obstetrics and Gynecology E-Book” by Roger P. Smith
from Netter’s Obstetrics and Gynecology E-Book
by Roger P. Smith
Elsevier Health Sciences, 2008

Infants born to HBsAg-positive mothers should receive HBV vaccine and hepatitis B immunoglobulin (HBIG) (0.5mL) within 12 hours of birth, with subsequent vaccine doses at 1 month and 6 months of age followed by testing for HBsAg and antiHBs at 9 to 15 months of age.

“Nelson Essentials of Pediatrics” by Karen Marcdante, Robert M. Kliegman, Richard E. Behrman, Hal B. Jenson
from Nelson Essentials of Pediatrics
by Karen Marcdante, Robert M. Kliegman, et. al.
Elsevier Health Sciences, 2010

The newborn should be given 200 IU HBIG at birth or as soon as possible, i.e. within 24 h of delivery, along with their first dose of hepatitis B vaccine within 12 h of birth—the hepatitis B vaccine should be given at a different site.

“Manual of Infection Prevention and Control” by Nizam Damani
from Manual of Infection Prevention and Control
by Nizam Damani
Oxford University Press, 2019

For infants born to HBsAg-positive women, hepatitis B immune globulin and hepatitis B vaccine should be administered within 12 hours after birth, regardless of weight.

“Ferri's Clinical Advisor 2013,5 Books in 1, Expert Consult Online and Print,1: Ferri's Clinical Advisor 2013” by Fred F. Ferri
from Ferri’s Clinical Advisor 2013,5 Books in 1, Expert Consult Online and Print,1: Ferri’s Clinical Advisor 2013
by Fred F. Ferri
Elsevier Health Sciences Division, 2012

All infants should receive the first dose of hepatitis B vaccine soon after birth and before hospital discharge; the first dose may also be given by age 2 months if the infant’s mother is hepatitis B surface antigen (HBs.Ag) negative.

“Remington: The Science and Practice of Pharmacy” by David B. Troy, Joseph Price Remington, Paul Beringer
from Remington: The Science and Practice of Pharmacy
by David B. Troy, Joseph Price Remington, Paul Beringer
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2006

The current recommendation is to administer HBV immune globulin (0.5 mL intramuscularly) to the newborn within 12 hours of birth followed by the first dose of hepatitis B vaccine (0.5 mL intramuscularly) within 12 hours of birth and then 1 and 6 months later.

“Arias' Practical Guide to High-Risk Pregnancy and Delivery: A South Asian Perspective” by Fernando Arias, Amarnath G Bhide, Arulkumaran S, Kaizad Damania, Shirish N Daftary
from Arias’ Practical Guide to High-Risk Pregnancy and Delivery: A South Asian Perspective
by Fernando Arias, Amarnath G Bhide, et. al.
Elsevier Health Sciences Apac, 2019

Globally, universal hepatitis B vaccination is recommended for all infants beginning preferably within 24 hours of birth, full immunization of infants by routine immunization programs in the first three years of life, and catch-up vaccination of unimmunized older children and adults.

“Hepatitis B Virus and Liver Disease” by Jia-Horng Kao, Ding-Shinn Chen
from Hepatitis B Virus and Liver Disease
by Jia-Horng Kao, Ding-Shinn Chen
Springer Singapore, 2018

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommends routine immunization with hepatitis B vaccine for all newborns (infants born to carrier mothers and to noncarrier mothers) at birth and at ages 1 to 2 months and 6 to 18 months.

“Introduction to Maternity and Pediatric Nursing E-Book” by Gloria Leifer
from Introduction to Maternity and Pediatric Nursing E-Book
by Gloria Leifer
Elsevier Health Sciences, 2018

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  • can this please have this video res submitted, it is crminial what they are doing to new born hours on the planet babies, i have thankfully not given my son 24 yearts any vaccines he is well healthy, my new grandson had that awful first hours hep b, i was not there, they dont tell you they just do it, not acceptable, i would have says no, he is not getting the mmr or any of them his immuinty will build naturally like it supposed to, when is the wolrd going to wake up to the gates criminal vaccines.

  • Bullshit…just had a friend who baby died…from the shot. Think it about it, ppl. Doesn’t even make sense! We all made it, right?

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