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Vaccines for Children

As of Nov. 2, 2021, the CDC now recommends that children ages 5-11 be vaccinated with the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 pediatric vaccine. 

  • For children ages 5 to 11, the Pfizer pediatric vaccine is administered in two doses - given 21 days apart.
  • Each dose contains 10mg of the vaccine, which is one-third the adult dose. 

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Should Young Children Get the COVID-19 Vaccine? Yes. The CDC recommends that children ages 5-11 receive the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 pediatric vaccine.

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Vaccine for Children TLDR

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Vaccination is our best defense against the spread of COVID-19.

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