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Children typically receive the first MMR injection between 12 and 15 months of age, followed by another injection just before starting elementary school. The vaccine may also be given to adults in some cases -- for adults, the recommended dose of MMR is one injection, or possibly two. Children as young as six months old may get vaccinated in the event of an outbreak.
An Introduction to Dosing With MMRThe dosage of MMR vaccine (officially known as M-M-R® II) your healthcare provider recommends will vary, depending on the following factors:
- Your age
- Your previous vaccination history.