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My husband is getting his smallpox vaccine this week... are there any precautions we should take??

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First_timer09

Asked by First_timer09 at 2:27 PM on Apr. 20, 2009 in Health

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  • if you or your children dont have them they could get it. its active for the first 2 weeks.
    xhellxfirex495

    Answer by xhellxfirex495 at 2:28 PM on Apr. 20, 2009

  • It is not active as in they are able to catch it. Call your doctors office and ask them. I am sur eyou are fine
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 2:37 PM on Apr. 20, 2009

  • I am guessing he is in the military (i could be wrong though). If that's the case call the immunizations clinic, if not call your doctor as someone else mentioned. If I remember correctly you do have to take precautions if you have small children. Good luck!
    pharo

    Answer by pharo at 2:52 PM on Apr. 20, 2009

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