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Pre-school booster - how many jabs?

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PrettyCandles Thu 09-Aug-07 22:42:15

I thought that the pre-school booster was just the MMR. That's what ds1 got. But another thread tonight mentions something about getting the diphtheria/tetanus/etc jab as well. How many jabs are there in the pre-school boosster. I've been telling dd that it's one injection, I need to change the script and prepare her if it's more than one injection.

AngeG Thu 09-Aug-07 22:43:43

Hi

DS had his pre-school booster a month ago and it was two injections one in each arm...can't remember what they were though.

LaylaandSethsmum Thu 09-Aug-07 22:43:46

Its 2 injections, MMR and tetanus, diptheria, whooping cough and polio booster. Normally one in each arm

PrettyCandles Thu 09-Aug-07 22:45:04

Damn. Gonna have fun.

thanks.

coppertop Thu 09-Aug-07 22:45:43

Ds2 had his a couple of months ago and had one injection in each arm.

IdrisTheDragon Thu 09-Aug-07 22:47:27

There's going to be a hib booster as well from September, for children born between March 2003 and September 2005. But that will be part of one of the other injections.

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