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Oral polio vaccine during pregnancy - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Pregnancy
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Doctor :   hii
Doctor :  
how can i help u?
User :   I have got oral vaccine of polio during pregnant
Doctor :  
User :   weeks 9th, is it safe for my babY?
User :   I'm really worry... pls explain the risk
Doctor :   y did u take opv now?
User :   I'm pregnant by 12 weeks right now
User :   no, I took it only once when it was 9 weeks pregnant
Doctor :  
actually live viruses are not recomended during pregnancy
User :   I didnt know, thats why I'm very worry right now
User :   is there anything I can do right now to find out if my baby is doing ok?
Doctor :  
but can take only when mother is at high risk of infection
User :   is there anything I can do right now?
User :   how do I know if there's anything wrong with my baby?
Doctor :   u cannot do anything now

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