The MMR vaccine protects against measles, mumps, and rubella (German measles).Many children in the U.S. are immunized as infants and toddlers, but that doesn't guarantee lifetime protection. And Author: Rebecca Buffum Taylor.
Jun 19, 2019 · The MMR vaccine is an injection given to help prevent measles, mumps, and rubella. Measles causes a skin rash to appear on your head and upper neck. The .
Mar 28, 2019 · The dosage for MMR vaccine is 0.5 mL by the subcutaneous route. If a second dose is indicated, the minimum interval between the first and second doses should be separated by at least 4 weeks (28 days). The preferred injection site for adults is the posterior triceps aspect of the upper arm.