Table 1

The Expanded Program on Immunizations schedule in Bangladesh

DiseasesName of vaccineRecommended age
Childhood tuberculosisBCGAt birth/0 day
Diphtheria/tetanus/pertussis/hepatitis B/Hib pneumonia and meningitisPentavalent 142 days
Pentavalent 270 days
Pentavalent 398 days
PoliomyelitisOPV 142 days
OPV 270 days
OPV 398 days
MeaslesMeasles273 days
  • Hib, Haemophilus influenzae type B; OPV, oral polio vaccine.