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This can be given from birth, however the dose up to age 1 year (12 months) is half the adult dose it is 0.05ml only.
BCG (Bacillus Calmette–Guérin)
- The vaccine is not given above age 35 years as there is no evidence it works after this age. It prevents severe Tuberculosis in children.
- Many strains of tuberculosis resist the drugs most used to treat the disease. People with active tuberculosis must take several types of medications for many months to eradicate the infection and prevent development of antibiotic resistance.