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Suggest dosage for MMR vaccination

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Dr. Sumanth Amperayani

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Posted on Fri, 3 Mar 2017 in Vaccinations
Question: My son was given measles vaccination at 9 months, MMR vaccination at 1.5 years. Is it safe to take another dose of MMR vaccination now at 13 years as being given in school to all students?
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Answered by Dr. Sumanth Amperayani 32 minutes later
Brief Answer:
You can give it

Detailed Answer:
Hi.... Greetings from XXXXXXX

I am a consultant Pediatrician at XXXXXXX Kamakoti CHILDS Trust Hospital, Nungambakkam.

Yes, you can give the vaccination, but please make sure that it is been given by a properly trained person and proper hygienic measures being maintained while giving the vaccination.

Regards - Dr. Sumanth
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