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what vaccine should my husband get before the baby is born to prevent whooping cough?

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Dr. Alfredo Garcia
55 years experience Pediatrics
DtaP booster: Thank you for your very relevant and important question. You do not need a booster; you will be covered for another 8 years and your baby will be safe when born.Your husband and other family members who your baby will be frequently exposed to should receive the booster if they haven't had the vaccine in the last 10 years. As well as the influenza vaccine by sept or oct. Baby will need it at 6 mos.
Answered on Apr 29, 2015
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Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
I don't know where this info comes from but its a bit off as far as US standards.
Jul 25, 2012

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