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Child had a dog bite, has taken rabipur shots. Precautions regarding diet?

My daughter(3yrs 8 months) was playing outside and accidently she fell on a sleeping dog.i dont know what exactly happend wheater it was a dog bite or just a scratch ,but there was to dots and blood spots aswell.v took her to a pediatrician and already gave her 2 doses of we need to take anyother precatuions regarding diet or anything else?will there be any problems in future? rgds jess
Asked On : Fri, 26 Oct 2012
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There no special precautions to be taken regarding diet etc. Regarding any long-term implications, it is difficult to predict as we don't know exactly whether dog bit her or not. To be on safer side, immunization has rightly been commenced by your Pediatrician.

I hope your doctor has made you aware of the Rabipur vaccination schedule. As per WHO (World Health Organization) - "The complete immunization schedule for a patient who has had a dog bite consists of 5 doses of Rabipur vaccine . The dosage schedule is one intramuscular injection of Rabipur on days 0, 3, 7 14 and 30.".

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Answered: Fri, 26 Oct 2012
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