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Is vaccination for dengue available in India?

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Dr. Priyanka G Raj

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Practicing since :2010

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Posted on Tue, 30 Aug 2016 in General Health
Question: hi. is there any vaccine for Dengue in India?
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Answered by Dr. Priyanka G Raj 7 minutes later
Brief Answer:
still under trial

Detailed Answer:
Hi
Thanks for the query
I appreciate your concern towards Dengue vaccine
But rite now still Dengue vaccine is not available in hospitals/healthcare.
Dengue vaccine is still under trial of phase 3 on humans.
Research and trials are going on it still take time to launch successful Dengue vaccine in XXXXXXX

Take care
Regards
Dr Priyanka G Raj

Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Priyanka G Raj
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Follow up: Dr. Priyanka G Raj 29 minutes later
Thanks Dr XXXXXXX appreciated. so there is nothing right now that we can do for protection of kids except the use of repellant
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Answered by Dr. Priyanka G Raj 28 minutes later
Brief Answer:
No Such vaccines

Detailed Answer:
Hi
Thanks for writing again
Rite as such no vaccine is ready to give for babies.It may take few more months/years.
other protective measures are
1. mosquito control methods
2. use mosquito nets, repellents, liquids
3.good hygiene at home
4.No storage of water should be keep open , its an breeding place for mosquitoes
5 Use full/protective clothing for kids

if you have any doubts you are welcome. otherwise kindly close the thread and rate it

Take care
Regards
Dr Priyanka G Ra

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