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A 18-year-old female asked:

got post exposure rabies vaccine a month ago and booster shots yesterday, if i got exposed the next day after getting booster, am i still covered?

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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 46 years experience
Yes: In general, completion of the anti-rabies series will protect for exposures during the 2 years following completion of the series. Those in high risk professions are advised to get boosters or have an antibody titer checked to see if a booster is needed for protection to remain high.

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Last updated Jun 5, 2015

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