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Can you receive the h1n1 vaccine if you have thalassemia minor?

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Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics
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In brief: Yes

Thalassemia minor is not a problem with any of the routine childhood or adult vaccinations.
The vaccine benefits, and any uncommon side effects, should be the same in normal people as in thalassemia carriers.

In brief: Yes

Thalassemia minor is not a problem with any of the routine childhood or adult vaccinations.
The vaccine benefits, and any uncommon side effects, should be the same in normal people as in thalassemia carriers.
Dr. Robert Kwok
Dr. Robert Kwok
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1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes.

There are few contraindications, and thal minor is not one of them.

In brief: Yes.

There are few contraindications, and thal minor is not one of them.
Dr. Anatoly Belilovsky
Dr. Anatoly Belilovsky
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