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Want to Know About MMR Vaccine? Read This

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Is MMR Vaccine Safe for your Kid?

Many parents have stopped giving MMR vaccine (Measles, Mumps, and Rubella) to their kids because of the fear that it causes illness. Is it true? Read on to find out the everything about this vaccination.

  • If I have already given MMR vaccine to my child, do I need to give it again?

    As per the experts, each kid should be given 3 doses of MMR vaccine until he/she turns 5 years. This is required to build adequate antibodies which are required to fight infections in kids.

 

  • Are there any side effects to MMR vaccination?

    There have been no reported side effects of this vaccine.

 

  • Is MMR vaccination dangerous for my child?

    There are minor effects of this vaccination like mild fever and pain but these are temporary and go away in a day or so. There are no serious side effects of this vaccine.

 

  • Can this vaccine be given to a child who already has measles once?

    There is no harm in giving the MMR vaccination even if your kid had measles once. However, you can consult your pedestrian before giving it.

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