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Vaccination For Sexually Transmitted Infections!

Dr. Sandeep Gupta 91% (1379 ratings)
MBBS, MD - Dermatology
Dermatologist, Delhi
Vaccination For Sexually Transmitted Infections!

Many infections can be caused due to high-risk sexual behavior. These are known as'sexually transmitted infection (STI). These can be bacterial viral parasitic commonly.
Among many infections, only two are preventable by use of vaccines, HPV (Human Papilloma Virus) and Hepatitis B Virus. It is best to take them before the onset of sexual activity. However, something is better than nothing. So even after the start of sexual life, one can get these. Both vaccines have three injections in the first 6 months.

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My baby is 22 days old now. Had given bcg vaccine at 5th day of birth. Because of polio scandal we have not given opv 0 and hep-B vaccine so pls ans when these should be given.

Dr. Sajeev Kumar 89% (28275 ratings)
C.S.C, D.C.H, M.B.B.S
General Physician, Alappuzha
My baby is 22 days old now. Had given bcg vaccine at 5th day of birth. Because of polio scandal we have not given opv...
You must give OPV and IPV and Hepatitis B and should not fall prey for scandals which are designed to ruin us. Now you can give first dose of Penta Vac and IPV on day 45 and then on regular with immunisation schedule of IAP or UIP from govt hospital.
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Hello, I am working as a nurse and I cutted myself in the hospital 4 days ago and I am not vaccinated against Tetanus, toda, I got the vaccination shot. So my question is if a person is infected with tetanus and gets the vaccination in 4-5 days will the person have a problem with the virus or will the vaccination help to prevent a outbrake? Help!

Dr. Rakesh Kumar 86% (33 ratings)
Diploma In Paediatric
Pediatrician, Patna
Hello, I am working as a nurse and I cutted myself in the hospital 4 days ago and I am not vaccinated against Tetanus...
Every cut is not going to cause tetanus. But yes, ofcourse you should take extra precautions. Your profession is nursing so you must take Hep B vaccine.
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Pretty Winter Vaccinations!

MBBS, MD
General Physician, Lucknow
Pretty Winter Vaccinations!

Every copd, asthma and patient with age more than 65 year should vaccinated with influenza vaccine every year and pneumoccocal vaccination every 5th year.

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Can I get rabies after 8 years of dog bite but at the time of bite there is no blood or no scratches shown at the bite place now I vaccinated 3 doses of rabivax s .can I get rabies in future. Rabivax s for serum institute of India is a good vaccine for rabies or not?

Dr. Pulak Mukherjee 89% (6335 ratings)
BHMS
Homeopath, Hooghly
Can I get rabies after 8 years of dog bite but at the time of bite there is no blood or no scratches shown at the bit...
No u should not take it after 8 yrs it's useless,once u vaccinated it provides immunity upto 10 yrs
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My baby girl is 4 month old. Her weight 7 kg, from yesterday she started loose motion 10-11 times before 7 days she received vaccination also.

Dr. Komal Solanki 87% (34 ratings)
BHMS
Homeopath, Nadiad
My baby girl is 4 month old. Her weight 7 kg, from yesterday she started loose motion 10-11 times before 7 days she r...
Hi lybrate-user, it happens after vaccinations but as it is 10 time a day. You need to see pediatrician as early as possible. Also start giving more liquid content.
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Is PCV booster vaccination is necessary for babies? Can this vaccination is given at 16 months age.

Dr. Arsha Kalra 88% (82 ratings)
MD - Paediatrics
Pediatrician, Zirakpur
Is PCV booster vaccination is necessary for babies? Can this vaccination is given at 16 months age.
Yes this vaccination is mandatory nowadays and that too pneumococcal conjugate vaccine is preferable. Yes you can give at 16mnths of age.
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