A 29-year-old male asked:
What are the risks if i did not take the complete 3 dose series (i.e taken only 2 shots) of hepatitis a&b vaccines?
2 doctor answers • 3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Gloria Lopezanswered
Pediatrics 46 years experience
3 doses are required: 2 doses are better than none, but the complete 3 vaccines series is necessary to achieve an adequate level of immunity.
5.3k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
Dr. Jay Park commented
Pediatrics 52 years experience
I agree with Dr. Lopez in emphasizing to finish full doses of vaccination. Hepatitis A vaccination is often given in 2 doses.
Jan 28, 2013
Dr. Brett Kalmowitzanswered
Gastroenterology 24 years experience
No immunity: Have your doctor check antibody titers.
5.2k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
Last updated Oct 8, 2013
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