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Is it safe to take rabies vaccine while pregnant or breastfeeding?

Is it safe to take rabies vaccine while pregnant or breastfeeding?

Yes: The disease or risk of disease is usually fatal. No problems have been found with administering the vaccine to pregnant or breast feeding women. ...Read more

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Dr. Donald Jacobson
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Pregnancy (Definition)

If you're pregnant or planning to get pregnant, there are many things you can do to give your baby a healthy start: Regular prenatal visits along with laboratory testing, ultrasounds, prenatal vitamins and immunizations (like the flu shot and whopping cough booster). Now's the time to eat healthy, stay hydrated, and ...Read more


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Taken full course of anti rabies vaccine last month again exposure and received 4 doses of anti rabies vaccine exposure again then am i safe rabies?

Taken full course of anti rabies vaccine last month again exposure and received 4 doses  of anti rabies vaccine exposure again then am i safe rabies?

Depends: on whether you received rabies immune globulin or the vaccine or both, which I assume was the case. Immune globulin offers temporary protection after exposure. The vaccine induces your own antibody production. Once you have received the vaccine, you will no longer be given the immune globulin after exposure but will be given the vaccine after exposure. In other words, each exposure requires vaccine administration but only the first requires immune globulin.http://www.cdc.gov/rabies/medical_care/ ...Read more

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Help! D; i received my last rabies vaccine today and i'm worried. Please tell me is PDEV; Vaxirab safe? Is it safeee?? Help! ; _ ;

Help! D; i received my last rabies vaccine today and i'm worried. Please tell me is PDEV; Vaxirab safe? Is it safeee?? Help!   ; _ ;

Yes: Ruby, the rabies vaccine has been extensively tested and in use for decades. Other than being painful to receive, it is quite safe unless you are allergic to the vaccine itself. As long as you don't have any symptoms, you are most likely fine. If you develop a rash, trouble breathing, or swelling, see your doctor. Hope this helps! ...Read more

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2 weeks ago i completed my rabies vaccine (4 doses) and yesterday i got bitten again, today i went and got one more dose, am i safe? 1 dose only

2 weeks ago i completed my rabies vaccine (4 doses)  and yesterday i got bitten again, today i went and got one more dose, am i safe? 1 dose only

Rabies coverage: Once you complete the primary series for rabies, you are considered protected for 2 years. Those who work closely with animals that may be infected will sometimes have tests run at 2 years to see if a booster is needed.It sounds like you have done enough. ...Read more

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Dog bit me again after received 4th dose of anti rabies vaccine after 2 hours need vaccination again? can i safe from rabies ? kindly help me?

Likely: The protective benefit of the rabies vaccine is expected to last for at least 2 years from the time you complete the series. If your exposure is within that time frame you are likely protected. Be aware that there are several other potential germs that can cause an infection from a bite, and close monitoring is advised. ...Read more

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My boyfriend was bitten by there cat he had his anti rabies vaccine the next day after he was bitten is it safe to kiss and have sex with him?

Better be careful: check those two links below, good luck http://rabies.org.in/resources/about-rabies/ http://animals.howstuffworks.com/animal-facts/rabies2.htm ...Read more

Dr. Mohammed Parvez
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Rabies Vaccine (Definition)

Consisting of killed rabies virus given to prevent human rabies infection which can be given before or after exposure. The current vaccines in the developed world are safe and produced in tissue culture whereas some older vaccines were produced with methods that could ...Read more


Dr. Mark Diamond
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Vaccinations (Definition)

Latin word for cow, vacca, because of the smallpox/cowpox work of edward jenner, vaccination is the administration of a substance, live organism or otherwise, that stimulates the immune response to prevent a specific disease. Primarily a preventative procedure, some vaccines can ...Read more