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Child is 10 months. Had given two Rotavirus vaccination with Prevenar. Can 3rd be given now? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 04-Aug-2013
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Doctor:Good afternoon
User:Good afternoon doctor
User:My kid is about 10+ months now
User:We had given vaccination of RotaVirus with a Medicine called PREVENAR
User:first dose was during 3rd month
User:later we found that it's optional
Doctor:Please proceed
User:when my kid came from chennai to Bangalore(where the first time RV vaccination was given at Chennai)
User:we told our doctor that we are not willing to continue with that as it's optional
User:but he suggested for 2nd dose and final we did that in march
User:later again my kid was in Chennai for sometime there the doctor suggested that it's of no use now when we give
User:where my doctor suggested for 3rd dose as well
User:this happened in may
User:again when he is back in july
User:we went to our bangalore doctor where he stated that 3rd dosage is valid
User:even after several months
User:now im confused whether to go or not to go
Doctor:Please go ahead and get the third dose given to your baby
Doctor:Are you there?
Doctor:Did you follow my suggestion?
User:i heard that it should be done before 9 months
Doctor:Your son is 10+ now
Doctor:Hope I have answered your question.
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