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Medication to be done after getting bit by kitten ? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 07-Jun-2013
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User:Hi
Doctor:Hi
Doctor:Good morning
User:I am XXXXXXX
User:good Morning
Doctor:Hi XXXXXXX
User:hello
User:one question
Doctor:Please proceed with your query
User:i am bite by kitten in the moning
User:wat shld i do
User:i think 3 mothsd old kitten
User:month*
Doctor:Is the kitten vaccinated?
User:no its not
User:i think they all are strayed
Doctor:ok
Doctor:Then
User:not pets of any one
User:yes
Doctor:have you taken rabipur vaccine earlier?
User:never
Doctor:I think you should go for a full course of Rabipur vaccination
Doctor:You can ask your Primary care physician about this
Doctor:Was there any bleeding at the site of bite?
User:yes
Doctor:Please take the vaccine as said
Doctor:You may take a complete course of 5 doses
User:ok
Doctor:Also take a TT injection as well
User:but was already taken a month back
User:i am talking abt TT
Doctor:If you have taken TT a month back, there is no need to take again now
User:ok
User:fine
User:so i need to go wid rabipur
User:ri8
User:5 doses
Doctor:Yes
Doctor:That is right
User:one thing can i go wid 3 doses
Doctor:That should help as well
User:k
Doctor:For minor bites 3 doses will suffice
User:okay
User:its a minor
User:one
User:like pin point only
Doctor:Then 3 doses will suffice
User:ok ! any thing else i need to do
User:like monitoring of kitten n all
Doctor:No, it is not required
User:fine hanks
User:thanks
Doctor:Thank you too
Doctor:Do you have more queries?
User:no not now
Doctor:ok
Doctor:Bye for now
User:yup
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