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I’m pregnant and had to have a rabies shot; will it hurt my baby?
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Dr. Mark Diamond
Pediatrics
In brief: No
There is no evidence that the rabies vaccination harms the fetus.

In brief: No
There is no evidence that the rabies vaccination harms the fetus.
Dr. Mark Diamond
Dr. Mark Diamond
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Dr. Jason James
Obstetrics & Gynecology
In brief: Most likely not.
Because of the potential consequences of inadequately treated rabies exposure, and because there is no indication that fetal abnormalities have been associated with rabies vaccination, pregnancy is not considered a contraindication to postexposure prophylaxis.

In brief: Most likely not.
Because of the potential consequences of inadequately treated rabies exposure, and because there is no indication that fetal abnormalities have been associated with rabies vaccination, pregnancy is not considered a contraindication to postexposure prophylaxis.
Dr. Jason James
Dr. Jason James
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