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A 37-year-old female asked:

unsure if i received the tdap vaccine/booster postpartum 3 yrs ago can i safely get the vaccine now (even though i am unsure if i already received it)?

2 doctor answers3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Natalie Hodge
Pediatrics 26 years experience
Yes: Yes, this is no problem. I would also request your record from your birth hospital, you should be able to confirm definitively from the record whether you received the vaccine or not at that time.
Dr. Yash Khanna
Family Medicine 57 years experience
YOU CAN GET IT: You can get it now and no harm will come
Dr. Claudette Anderson
Specializes in Gynecology
Yes
Mar 26, 2015

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