A member asked:

How long rabies vaccine protects me? got my 1 dose yesterday what if i got bitten again? do i need to get shots again? no immune because got it alread

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Dr. James Ferguson answered

Specializes in Pediatrics

Confusing question: If you have completed a primary series of the rabies vaccine it should provide protection for 2 years from the date of completion. Some will benefit for longer, but those in high risk situations are advised to have blod tests after 2 years to see if a booster is needed.

Answered 3/19/2018



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