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Hib immunization (vaccine)

Hib immunization (vaccine)

Overview

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.