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How is the dtap vaccine effective?

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Dr. Nadia Ghattas
Pediatrics
2 doctors agree

In brief: Dtap vaccine

It is very effective, the immunity lasts for up to 10 years , but now it is recommended to get a booster shot every 5 years instead of 10.
I hope that answers your question. Good luck.

In brief: Dtap vaccine

It is very effective, the immunity lasts for up to 10 years , but now it is recommended to get a booster shot every 5 years instead of 10.
I hope that answers your question. Good luck.
Dr. Nadia Ghattas
Dr. Nadia Ghattas
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Dr. Yash Khanna
Family Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Dtap vaccine

Dtap vaccine is 95% effective in preventing all three diseasesthe immunity for diptheria lasts for full 10 years, it is little lower for pertusses and higher for tetanus.
So a booster dose is needed every 10 years.

In brief: Dtap vaccine

Dtap vaccine is 95% effective in preventing all three diseasesthe immunity for diptheria lasts for full 10 years, it is little lower for pertusses and higher for tetanus.
So a booster dose is needed every 10 years.
Dr. Yash Khanna
Dr. Yash Khanna
Thank
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