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Can use alcohol after dog bite vaccination

Premium Questions

Dr.  Chobufo Ditah MD

Hi I was bitten by a dog about 5 weeks ago. I had washed the area and applied some alcohol on. After I was asked to keep it clean by using hydrogen peroxide and then apply Neosporin . The last... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Chobufo Ditah ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Praveen MD

Hi I was bitten by a dog about 5 weeks ago. I had washed the area and applied some alcohol on. After I was asked to keep it clean by using hydrogen peroxide and then apply Neosporin . The last... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Praveen ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Geeta Sundar MD

Hi there. Story is my sister got scratched by our domestics dog 10 weeks ago. The dog was vaccinated on Jul 2016, when was very recently. Before that hes got vaccinated annually. my sister ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Geeta Sundar ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr.  Praveen G MD

Hi, my dog scratched my face with his teeth while playing. It wasn't an angry bite, and it ... vaccinations. I got a tetanus shot around 5 months back. Should I get anti rabies vaccine also? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Praveen G ( Infectious Diseases Specialist)
Dr. Deepak Kishore Kaltari MD

Hi Doctor I have recently adopted a dog puppy. He was 40 days old when we adopted him and now he is 81 days old. He was vaccinated for Rabies on 20.05.2014. Today he has bitten me. Is it necessary ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Deepak Kishore Kaltari ( Pediatrician)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr. Sumanth Amperayani MD

Hi doc,I recently got bit by a dog in the leg. The dog didn t draw blood but I m getting 9 vaccine shots. Now i m already on my third shot and I got 4 more to go and then another 10 days after ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sumanth Amperayani ( Pediatrician)
Dr.  Venkata Subrahmanaym Mukkavilli MD

Good day Doc! I had dog bite last 2007 and it scares me that some friends told me that after 5 years it will take effect the dog bite...its our own dog and it has... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Venkata Subrahmanaym Mukkavilli ( Pediatrician)
Dr.  Venkata Subrahmanaym Mukkavilli MD

in the Philippines. That dog was vaccinated according to the owner. it was a superficial wound and we immediately ... the dog seems normal. do we need to let our son vaccinated with anti-rabies... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Venkata Subrahmanaym Mukkavilli ( Pediatrician)
Dr. JANSONDURAI D MD

I am vaccinated for rabbies 10months ago .its a post exposure because my pet dogs bites me.now again my pet dog bites me on my right hand .it is a little scratch .after that I go... View answer

Answered by : Dr. JANSONDURAI D ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Dholariya Sagar Jayantilal MD

redish color in my leg post dog bite, as a precaution steps I have taken a TT injection in my back ... poultry items till the closure of the vaccination - Is this is true ? Can I consume... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Dholariya Sagar Jayantilal ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Niraj Modi MD

You should have taken vaccine that time now there is no use and need. Next time take vaccine immediately after dog bite. Hit thanks. Take care.

Dr. Mahesh Koregol MD

Dr. Anshul Varshney MD

Hello, Did you receive rabies vaccination in 2008 after the dog bite?