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What children can get the varicella (chickenpox) vaccine?

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Any child under 13 who did not get the vaccine earlier, or who never had chickenpox, should get two doses of varicella vaccine at least 3 months apart. If your child is over 13, the two doses should be at least 4 weeks apart.

From: Vaccines for Preteens and Teens WebMD Medical Reference

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CDC National Immunization Program.

Reviewed by Dan Brennan on February 02, 2019

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CDC National Immunization Program.

Reviewed by Dan Brennan on February 02, 2019

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