Polio Vaccine Group

Polio Vaccine Group Evaluation and Forecasting Rules

General Rules for Polio

General rules are not series-specific; general rules apply to the entire vaccine group.

Polio Vaccines

CVX Code

Name

02

OPV
10IPV
89Polio, unspecified formulation
178OPV, bivalent
179OPV, monovalent, unspecified (NOS)
182OPV, Unspecified (NOS)

Combination Vaccines that Include Polio

CVX Code

Vaccine Name

Component
CVX Code

Component
Vaccine Name

110

DTaP/HepB/IPV

10

IPV

120

DTaP/IPV/Hib 

10

IPV

130DTaP/IPV10IPV
132DTaP-IPV-Hib-Hep B, historical10IPV
146DTaP, IPV, Hib, Hep B10IPV
170DTaP-IPV-Hib10IPV

Immunization Series and Selection Rules

Immunization Series: Polio 4-dose Series

The Polio 4-dose series is complete after 4 doses, except when one of the Polio Vaccine Group#4-dose Series Exception Rules apply.

Vaccine Dose Parameters -  Minimum and Routine Ages

Dose

Series Name

Absolute Minimum
 Age

Minimum Age

Routine
Age 

Latest Recommended Age (less than)Valid CVX Code(s) per Dose for this SeriesInvalid CVX Code(s) per Dose for this Series

1

Polio 4-dose

38 days

42 days (6 weeks)

2 months

3 months + 4 weeks 02, 10, 89, 110, 120, 130, 132, 146, 170, 182 N/A

2

Polio 4-dose

66 days

70 days (10 weeks)

4 months

5 months + 4 weeks 02, 10, 89, 110, 120, 130, 132, 146, 170, 182 N/A

3

Polio 4-dose

94 days

98 days (14 weeks)

6 months

19 months + 4 weeks 02, 10, 89, 110, 120, 130, 132, 146, 170, 182 N/A

4

Polio 4-dose

122 days if dose 4 administered < 8/7/2009

4 years - 4 days if dose 4 administered >= 8/7/2009

126 days if dose 4 administered < 8/7/2009

4 years if dose 4 administered >= 8/7/2009

4 years

7 years + 4 weeks 02, 10, 89, 110, 120, 130, 132, 146, 170, 182 N/A

Vaccine Dose Parameters - Minimum and Recommended Intervals

Doses

Series Name

Absolute Minimum Interval

Minimum Interval

Minimum Recommended Interval

Latest Recommended Interval (less than)

Dose 1 to 2

Polio 4-dose

24 days

28 days

28 days

15 months + 4 weeks

Dose 2 to 3

Polio 4-dose

24 days

28 days

28 days

13 weeks

Dose 3 to 4

Polio 4-dose

24 days if dose 4 was administered before 8/7/2009

6 months minus 4 days if dose 4 was administered >= 8/7/2009

28 days if dose 4 was administered before 8/7/2009

6 months if dose 4 was administered >= 8/7/2009

6 months

6 years + 4 weeks