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Child has swelling in thigh after dpt vaccination painful

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Dr.  Sumanth Amperayani MD

My son 4 years old and he taken dpt vaccine at evening 6 now he is sleeping but he will not push his leg because his taken at thigh what precautions I have to take With out pain dpt... View answer

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Dr. Arun MD

in for the traditional DPT vaccine which may cause fever and pain. 1.I wanted to know if its fine to get the non painless ...Hello DPT vaccination for my 3 month old baby is due. We... View answer

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Dr. Synthyia Bhagat MD

MY SON IS 2.5 MONTHS OLD.FOR THE FIRST DOSE OF DPT WE ARE GIVEN HIM A PAINFULL VACCINE BUT FOR THE SECOND DOSE I WANT TO GO FOR PAINLESS DPT. IS IT SAFE TO GIVE PAINLESS VACCINE AFTER... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Synthyia Bhagat ( Pediatrician)
Dr. Arun MD

We have given DPTB2 to our 5 years girl child on 12.05.15. There after she was suffering from high grade fever upto 102.5 F. At that time we gave her paracetamol and fever goes down slowly for 4-5hours ... View answer

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Dr. Archana Verma MD

Hi Doctor, My 5.5 year old daughter had her DPT vaccination on Oct 1st afterwhich she had fever which lasted for 7 whole days. We had her blood checked as advised and the platelets count shows ... View answer

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Dr. Hema Yadav MD

Hi doctor My child is 18 months old four days back she has given DPT vaccination ... After one hr she got swelling on thigh.. And its not cured till now... It becomes verry hard to... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Hema Yadav ( Pediatrician)
Dr. Himanshi Kashyap MD

I had taken my son who is 19 months for his vaccination on 23rd May. The vaccination given was Combined Vaccine - DPT,HBV,HIB and Hep A along with OPV. He had pain and slight fever for... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Himanshi Kashyap ( Pediatrician)
Dr. Deepak Vaishnav MD

hello doc, myself dr puneet sir i vaccinated my girl child with DPT,ORAL POLIO,ROTAVIRUS AND PNEUMOCCOCAL VACCINE ON 1 1/2 MONTHS AND AFTER 1 DAY, SHE EXPERIENCED FEVER ,SWELLING... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Deepak Vaishnav ( Pediatrician)
Dr. Ketan Vagholkar MD

my son is 20 months old, last Friday we have given him vaccination of DPT , may be nurse was not perfect she injected the injection twice, the got too much pain ,and wept much. we rubbed the area on... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ketan Vagholkar ( Gastroenterologist)
Dr. Mukund Savaskar MD

My child is 4 yrs old and he has been vaccinated with a painless DPT booster dose called BOOSTRIX. Though there was no pain or fever,but a mild redness and a painless lump was there at the site ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Mukund Savaskar ( General Surgeon)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Namala Bharadwaj MD

hello dear, after injection with dpt child can have rash, redness, swelling, fever and excessive cry. there is no need to apply at injection site it will subside on its own. if child...

Dr. Kakkar S. MD

Hello DPT, IPV, HIB is available in a single injection (pentaxim) whereas Hepatitis B injection is a separate injection. Therefore 2 different injections regards

Dr. Eric Goldstein MD

Hello. Thank you for your question. Reactions at vaccine injection sites can happen and typically include redness, swelling, sometimes mild pain, and sometimes low grade fever. Pus at the injection...