Is it safe to give polio drops twice in one week?

Posted on Fri, 14 Mar 2014 in Child Health
Question: Hi ,Gud Mrng, my son is 9 months old ... this sunday i had taken him for oral polio they had given 2 drops of it but on tuesday again they had given 2 drops of polio .is der any risk .please revert me as m little worry .
Answered by Dr. Shanthi.E 18 minutes later
Brief Answer: no risk involved Detailed Answer: Hello, I am glad you have given your son polio drops twice in the last week. Do not worry; there is absolutely no risk in it. You can continue to give him the polio drops as and when the schedule is. Wish your family a very good health. Regards,
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Chakravarthy Mazumdar
Follow up: Dr. Shanthi.E 2 minutes later
Thank you so much I was worried .
Answered by Dr. Shanthi.E 6 minutes later
Brief Answer: be rest assured Detailed Answer: Hi, Thank you too. Be rest assured that you have done the right thing. Good day!
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Chakravarthy Mazumdar
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