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Bitten by a street dog, taken vaccination after 24 hrs. Any threat for delayed vaccination?

Hi Doctor, Yesterday i was bitten by street dog. The wound was a very very mild scratch , since its a small scratch I ignored & did not take any precaution like washing wound. As did not want to ignore the wound I took a vaccine Rabipur after 24 hrs of bite. Is there any threat since i delayed the vaccination ? Is their any more precaution i should be taking & should i avoid eating Non veg till i complete the course. Please advice.
Asked On : Mon, 31 Dec 2012
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dog bites should never be taken lightly,it is good that you have taken first dose of rabipur,now i advise to to complete rest of schedule in time which is 0,3,7,14,28.regarding diet take good nutrition drink plenty of fluids.
take care,god bless
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