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How long does the effect of Rabipur vaccine last ?

I am Nanda from Chennai, India, I ve taken 5 doses of Rabipur shots during July 2010, since i ve bitten by my pet dog last year. Also I had taken a One shot of Rabipur booster last June 3rd 2011 & June 10th 2011. Also My Dog is vacinatted with Rabies Vaccine(Pfizer) twice in this year cycle In this case. My Dog was doing well & Healthy at present. Yesterday, my pet had bitten me in my finger and it was a minor scratch while she was playing with me, which had leaded a mild blood clot. I dont find any rabbies symptoms in my pet, since we wont allow our pet alone in the roads. She was maintained only inside our home. 1. Please advice me ,does the immunisation of Rabipur will last till now. 2. Also tell me how long the immunisation last long generally. 3. How many Rabipur Doses are considered as Booster dosage ? Thanks in advance....
Asked On : Mon, 10 Oct 2011
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Hello.Welcome.In a previously immunized person vaccine is given on day 0 and 3 and is considered complete.In your case you don't need it since your dog is already immunized by rabies vaccine and also you can watch your dog for next 10 days.Good luck.
Answered: Tue, 11 Oct 2011
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