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How Many Doses of Flu Vaccine Does My Child Need?

One dose or two? With so much information floating around about the flu vaccine, it's easy to get confused about the current recommendations for kids. Use our tool to figure out if your child needs no dose, one dose, or two doses of flu vaccine.

And for more information about the flu — prevention, treatment, and guides — check out our Flu Center.

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Date reviewed: February 2017

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