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Is intercourse safe after receiving tetanus shot?

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Dr. Anshul Varshney

Internal Medicine Specialist

Practicing since :2009

Answered : 3072 Questions

Posted on Sat, 4 Jun 2016 in Medicines and Side Effects
Question: Hello!after having a tetanus vaccine shot can I have sex on same day or I have to take any precaution after vaccine?
Answered by Dr. Anshul Varshney 27 minutes later
Brief Answer:
You may have sex

Detailed Answer:
Welcome to Healthcaremagic.
Hi, I am Dr Anshul Varshney , I have read your query in detail , I understand your concern.
There is no precaution or contraindication for having sex after the tetanus vaccination.
So, you may go ahead and carry on with your routine life activities as you want.
This is my personal opinion based on details available here. If you still have any other query, you may please ask me.
Stay Healthy.
Dr Anshul Varshney , MD

Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Chakravarthy Mazumdar
Follow up: Dr. Anshul Varshney 3 minutes later
Sir I had a tetanus shot last October so now I need a shot or not?i just had a cut from scissor?

And sir it can also be injected at gluteus area or deltoid area is necessary?
Answered by Dr. Anshul Varshney 42 minutes later
Brief Answer:
Should be taken

Detailed Answer:
Yes, you should get it done since 6 months have elapsed.
It can be taken either on deltoid or gluteal. No issues with that.
If you have any further query, please ask me.
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Chakravarthy Mazumdar

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