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Should i take rabies vaccination for the scratching by dog

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Dr.    Sheetal Verma MD

Hi doctors, I had a dog bite in 2012 and completed 5 vaccines of rabipur . I again had a scratch ... the times I completed booster doses. Yesterday evening I encountered a dog bite. 1.... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sheetal Verma ( Infectious Diseases Specialist)
Dr.    Mohammed Taher Ali MD

December) I took vaccine at 2 pm but after 4-5 hours(arround 7 pm) I got again Exposure to Rabies( Dog lick my scratch). So My question is that, a). Doctor since Im expose to rabies on... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Mohammed Taher Ali ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Swarnava Dattagupta MD

sir i have just completes my third and last dose of rabies but by mistake i scratch my wound and at that time theres is little amount of blood i found then what should i do should should... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Swarnava Dattagupta ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Deepak Kishore Kaltari MD

is 81 days old. He was vaccinated for Rabies on 20.05.2014. Today he has bitten me. Is it necessary for me to get injections for Rabies. My Vet says, even if the puppy was not vaccinated,... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Deepak Kishore Kaltari ( Pediatrician)
Dr. Santosh Kondekar MD

Doctor a street dog of age 3 to 5 months has just crossed between my legs on the parking area on 06 ... blocked for more than 2 hours after my lunch pls suggest me if i take a rabies injection today ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Santosh Kondekar ( Pediatrician)

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Dr.  Praveen G MD

Hi, got scratched by the puppy, while being in Bali 2 weeks ago. The owner said that the dog was vaccinated against rabbies. Today I feel pain in that place in arm, where the dog scrached the... View answer

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

and doesnt look infected at all and its healing closing up but im afraid i might have rabies my dog is still 8 months old and hasnt had her rabies shot yet what should i do? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kishore Kunal ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.    Mohammed Taher Ali MD

Hi, a street dog kind of bit me in the evening. I have two scratches on my leg, below the knee, with slight bleeding. However, my jeans didn t tear. Should I get an injection? I can only get it... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Mohammed Taher Ali ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Gaurav Patel MD

when i was playing with my pet dog its nail touched me it has swollen on my hand for 1hour ...and it has gone ...should i take the rabies vaccine??..it has happen 2months agoo and i hav taken... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Gaurav Patel ( Dermatologist)
Dr.  Eric Goldstein MD

tzu had his arv 3yrs ago..should i get my nephew injected with anti-rabies? ...hi doctor, i am concerned about my 6 yrs old nephew, who got scratched by my 4 yrs old shih tzu ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Eric Goldstein ( Pediatrician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Grzegorz Stanko MD

Rabies vaccination six months after dogs bite is pointless. If the dog were sick, you would have any symptoms long time ago. So no need to worry about rabies. Regards.

Dr. Rakesh Sharma MD

You must get anti rabies vaccination.

Dr. Krishna Dubey MD

You should consult with your doctor for anti rabies vaccine . Anti rabies vaccine is recommended for you so do not ignore. Observe that dog for 10 days if possible. Thanx. Dr...