Bringing Up Babies, Toddlers and Children in Azerbaijan

Information on vaccinations for parents of children living in Azerbaijan...

Toddler Health

Following the birth, a general examination of the infant's health by the doctor is usually scheduled for around one month after the birth.

Vaccinations

The World Health Organisation (WHO) operates a national programme of immunisation in Azerbaijan.

The immunisation schedule of Azerbaijan is as follows:

  • HepB: at birth
  • BCG (tuberculosis): 4-7 days
  • OPV (polio): 4-7 days; 2/3/4/18 months
  • DTwP/Hib/Hep: 2/3/4 months
  • DTwP: 18 months
  • MMR (measles, mumps and rubella): 12 months, 6 years
  • Vitamin A: 12/18 months; 6 years
  • DT: 6 years