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I only got one dose of the chicken pox shot as a baby, and i'm 18 now. Should I get a second dose?
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Dr. Barry Bergman
Pediatrics
2 doctors agree
In brief: Yes
It is recommended that you have a second dose because the immunity cna go away.
So get the second dose. Chicken pox as an adult is not a nice illness.

In brief: Yes
It is recommended that you have a second dose because the immunity cna go away.
So get the second dose. Chicken pox as an adult is not a nice illness.
Dr. Barry Bergman
Dr. Barry Bergman
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Dr. Joseph Eastern
Dermatology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Yes.
The current cdc recommendation is for 2 doses, regardless of age, for anyone school age and older who has never had chickenpox.

In brief: Yes.
The current cdc recommendation is for 2 doses, regardless of age, for anyone school age and older who has never had chickenpox.
Dr. Joseph Eastern
Dr. Joseph Eastern
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