A 23-year-old female asked:
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my first two doses for hpv vaccine was cervarix. is it okay to purchase a different vaccine (gardasil) for my third dose? thanks.

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Dr. Terry Brenneman
44 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: Both vaccines provide coverage against the two most common cancer causing types, 16 and 18. Gardasil also provides protection against two type that cause genital warts.
Answered on Feb 8, 2017
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