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4th dose of anti rabies vaccine received day after 2 hours dog bite me again? can 4th dose of vaccine enough or next shot of vaccine taken next day?

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Dr. Lois Freisleben-Cook
40 years experience in Pediatrics
Always: Follow the recommended post exposure regimen for Rabies vaccine, no matter how many times you have had the vaccine before.
Answered on Dec 20, 2014

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