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A 34-year-old male asked:

American in london with 13month old daughter due to get mmr vaccine today. how long do we wait to get varicella? i know in us they actually do mmrv.

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Dr. Alissa Zenack
Pediatrics 23 years experience
MMR and Varicella: MMR and Varicella vaccine are both live vaccines. Terefore it is important to either give these two vaccines at the same visit or space the two vaccines at least 28 days apart.
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