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A 33-year-old female asked:

My son should receive a dtp vaccine. but these days he had a running nose and no fever (for now) it's ok to receive the vaccine anyway?

2 doctor answers5 doctors weighed in
Dr. Johanna Fricke
Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics 50 years experience
Having an upper: Respiratory infection without fever is not a contra-indication to receiving immunizations.
Dr. Michael Zacharisen
Allergy and Immunology 33 years experience
No contraindication: Mild cold symptoms are not a contraindication to have the DTP vaccine. The benefits far outweigh the potential risks.

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Last updated Jan 4, 2020

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