Haemophilus b conjugate vaccine is one of the recommended childhood immunizations. Infants receiving Hib vaccination gain long-term protection against the illnesses caused by Haemophilus b bacteria.
Review Date 11/1/2019
Updated by: David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, Brenda Conaway, Editorial Director, and the A.D.A.M. Editorial team. Editorial update 11/1/2019.