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Can the 45th day vaccine for child be delayed by 10 days ? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 09-Jun-2013
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Doctor:Good morning
User:good morning doctor
User:i have kid of 45days old
Doctor:Please proceed with your query
User:and today is supposed to give 45th day vaccine
User:can this be delayed for 10 days?
Doctor:It should be given at the right time
Doctor:are you there?
User:are there any relationship this vaccine with polio drops?
User:something like polio drops should be given first and then this 45th day vaccine should be given after that
Doctor:Both can be given simultaneously
Doctor:No harm in it
User:one of my friend saying that - give polio drops in this coming sunday and give this 45th day vaccine on next thursday
User:as per your perspective, this should not be followed
User:can you confirm please?
Doctor:I will confirm
User:thank you
Doctor:Are you talking about the DPT vaccine for the 45th day?
User:and can I know what are those vaccines which are giving on 45th day?
User:I am not sure the name of the vaccine whether it is DPT or not
Doctor:Usually DPT is given on the 45th day
Doctor:And polio drops is also given with it
Doctor:There is no harm in combining both
User:i do remember doctor writing 3 vaccines on 45th day... is this DPT is combination of 3 or it is only one?
Doctor:DPT is a vaccine against 3 diseases
Doctor:Polio drops is a separate vaccine
User:ok thank you doctor
Doctor:Thank you too
User:i have no more queries and i am closing the chat
Doctor:Seems like you have more queries
Doctor:Have a great day
Doctor:Bye for now
User:you too, bye
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