What Do You Think? Answers

5 through 11 years of age formulation (orange cap): 

Vaccine should be administered subcutaneously.
Answer: False. Vaccine should be administered intramuscularly.

After mixing, vaccine must be administered within 24 hours.
Answer: False. After mixing, vaccine must be administered with 12 hours.

After mixing vaccine with diluent, the correct dosage (volume) to administer to a child ages 5 through 11 years old is 0.2 mL.
Answer: True. After mixing vaccine with diluent, the correct dosage to administer is 0.2 mL.

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