second dose of meningococcal conjugate vaccine (Menactra, Menveo)

Please see new information concerning the use of Menactra

You'll see more teens get a second dose of meningococcal conjugate vaccine (Menactra, Menveo)...due to CDC's latest recommendations.

One dose is usually given at age 11 or 12. Now a second dose is recommended at age 16...because protection only lasts about 5 years.

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