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How long after having pneumonia should I wait to get the pneumonia vaccine?

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Dr. Aaron Milstone
Internal Medicine - Pulmonology
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In brief: Fever free

The best recommendation is to wait until you are fever free.
I have given the shot to many pneumonia patients when they are discharge from the hospital.

In brief: Fever free

The best recommendation is to wait until you are fever free.
I have given the shot to many pneumonia patients when they are discharge from the hospital.
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