Get your health question answered instantly from our pool of 18000+ doctors from over 80 specialties

127 Doctors Online
Doctor Image
MD
Dr. Andrew Rynne

Family Physician

Exp 50 years

I will be looking into your question and guiding you through the process. Please write your question below.

Fever after hepatatis B and Oral Polio vaccination-Is it common ?

My daughter taken 6th month vaccination (hib vaccination, hepatatis B and Oral Polio) last saturday, that time Dr.told us that Fever will come and also prescribed Colpal syrub. But She doesnt get fever till now (Monday 1.20 pm). Is it common? or Fever should come? Please clarify. Thanks
Thu, 17 Dec 2009
Report Abuse
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
Medical Procedures
Medical Topics
  User's Response
's  Response
Fever is more common following certain vaccinations, viz. DPT, and less common following others. Developing fever after all vaccinations is neither a certainity, nor an indicator of proper vaccination. Your doctor prescribed the medicines so that you may be able to give relief to the child JUST IN CASE HE DEVELOPS FEVER following the vaccination. So just be reassured that there is nothing to worry about and no action to be taken if the child does not develop fever. Get rid of this anxiety and enjoy the joys of parenthood!
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]
Share on
 

Related questions you may be interested in

doctor1 MD

gud mrng sir, my baby was born today and was given oral polio vaccine, accidentally he was given 4 or 5 drops more than the dose, night he was suffering from fever, and he was given injections of antibiotics. is the fever was caused by more dose of polio drops, i want to know, pls clarify

doctor1 MD

My baby just 14 Months old received Oral Polio Vaccination, with in few hours she is suffering with fever for tqo days now. we are giving paracetamol syrup, Getting fever after Oral polio vaccination is normal or will it make any serious problem? please advise what to do?

doctor1 MD

my 5 year old son has developed fever and chills 6 days after oral polio vaccine. he also says he has pain in his throat. He also seems fatigued, in that he sleeps more and plays much less. Today is 7 day after the OPV dose. He has completed baby OPV doses according to schedule. Is this normal. Thank You.

Recent questions on  Vaccination

doctor1 MD

Hi doctor. Thank you for taking my question. My friend is 72 years old and had the flu vaccine in the fall. The last 2 weeks he had stomach problems, vomiting and diarrhea about 5 times. Can it be the flu or something more serious? I am sorry but I don t see the answer to my question.

doctor1 MD

Hi ...I have a 16 month old with an ear infection, nausea/vomiting, fever (100.9 - 104.9) was seen on the 1/19 by Dr. was prescribed Augmentin 250mg TIB. Tylenol allergy also allergic reaction to flu vaccine. Administering ibuprophen Q4-6 hrs. refusing fluids. Some glanular swelling in odd places of the neck...I m assuming glandular??? I feel the inflammation is to low on the sides of the neck...they are not fixated..feel more cyst like... any suppositories OTC for the nausea/fever?

doctor1 MD

Greetings! Brother, I was bitten by dog on 14th January 2014 in the morning around 6. a.m. Around 6.45 a.m I went to clinic and they wiped it. Then around 10 a.m on the day I was given a tetanus injection and started taking antibiotic for a week. Evening around 5 p.m I was given a anti rabies vaccination. I was given anti rabies vaccination for 14 days consequatively around nipple and then after 10 days 1 injection then 10 days after 1 injection and after 10 days last injection. So total 17 injections around the nipple. That means, January - 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27,\ Feb 6, 16, 26 dates I was given a anti rabies vaccination. On 16th Feb. I had a food poison due to the juice (awakadu) which I was taken outside. Again I was given anti biotic. I completed it. After food poison I feel in my mouth I am getting saliva. Doctor checked my blood they told I have a 108 sugar and 225 is a colostratral. Yet dog is alive and owner of the dog says it is in a good condition. Can you please tell me if possible the reasons of saleva I am getting it. I am also not feeling hungry. If time permits kindly reply brother. With respects, moses

doctor1 MD

My kid is a female, 4yrs 3months old, having continuous throat infections. recently came to know she is suffering with an adenoid n tossilitis problem. Her ENT has sugegsted for 6 months she should take a tablet once a day MONRAIR 4mg) and every alternate night Flomist nasal spray in each nostril..... I have come to know flomist is a steroid will it harm my child who is schooling now? She is also having bronchial problem for which her paediatrician has put her on Tritofen syrup 5ml twice daily continuously. Taking all this medication she is still suffering colds, coughs and fever frequently. She has also taken pneumoccocal vaccine and the influenza, but no change since past 3 months. Kindly help. My email id is YYYY@YYYY and contact no.+0000

doctor1 MD

Dear Doctor: My husband pass away last month due to liver cancer with 7 weeks. Its was a horrible nightmare. Please let our family know the best way to detect Hepatisis A, B, and C. so each of us can be safe and sound? Is it advisable to do blood...

doctor1 MD

my son 2yrs,10months old suffering fever .Dr gave him fever treatment on 24 Dec but after blood test on 27 Dec Dr say that my son suffering typhoid then the Dr gave typhoid course.Injection of formic 750mg & rantac 2ml morning & evening, start...

doctor1 MD

Good day doctor, I was gently nibbled and scratched by a stray kitten I decided to adopt in Qatar. I went to the CDC and immediately started my Verorab course and received a tetanus shot. The kitten was taken to a reputable local vet and booked in...