default-icon

About rabies vaccine

Sir please help me i am confused. Last month i had a bat exposure so i took 5 anti rabies vaccine..The last 5th dose was on 6-7-16...on 6-7-16 i completed the 5 course of vaccine...And after 2 days i.e 8-7-16 night i was sitting outside again a bat goes flying near by my Body,i checked their was a cut mark in my chest,but i am not sure whether it is due to Bat or from earlier.. So again i have to take vaccine??or Vaccine is not required..Please help me i am sending pic of the chest cut mark.
views-icons 42 Views Bookmark this Answer
Bookmark
v

Doctor Answers (1) on About rabies vaccine

doctor profile image
Sharath Kumar K N Mandya | General Physician
Answered
Hello, I went through your query, I can understand your concern regarding the transmission of rabies through bats. Since you are already taken complete course of rabies vaccination, you are already immunized (not a life long immunity) no need to repeat again now.
Flag this Answer
Flag this answer
1/1 people found this helpful
Was this answer helpful?
YES NO