Rabies vaccine

What is Rabies vaccine?

Rabies vaccine is a vaccine given to man against rabies which is a highly fatal viral disease affecting the brain. Rabies is caused by bite or licks of rabid animals such as dogs,cats,jackals and wolves. Rabies is only communicable disease of man that is always fatal.

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good p.m on the 7th day of my anti rabies vaccintion then ater 3 days, i drunk 40 percent alcohol, i drunk 120ml of hard drinks, then on the 14th...

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There will be no effect of alcohol on rabies vaccination. It is advised to keep the safe drinking...

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Hi Doctor, I want to know how long the immunity for Rabies vaccine lasts in human?

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At least for 10 years

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For rabies vaccine the maximum duration of immunity...

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is rabies vaccine effective after 72 hours of dog bite

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Yes,90% effectiveness after 72 hours.

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Yes,rabies vaccine can be taken within 72 hours...

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