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Is it safe to get a tetanus booster shot while pregnant?

Im 30 weeks pregnant.

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Asked by Izabellasmami at 2:45 PM on Jan. 29, 2011 in Pregnancy

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  • i would wait til after you have the baby. i had an mmr and a tetanus when i was pregant with my first in early early pregancy before i knew and everything ws fine but to be on the safe side i wouldnt.

    Answer by laura970 at 2:48 PM on Jan. 29, 2011

  • They waited and gave me one after I had my son. So wait till the baby is born.

    Answer by mommy_of_two388 at 2:49 PM on Jan. 29, 2011

  • Thanks ladies!
    I ask my midwife and she said its fine, but i would rather wait.

    Comment by Izabellasmami (original poster) at 2:52 PM on Jan. 29, 2011

  • I would ask a doctor instead of a midwife,they know more. They r more educated!

    Answer by dancer at 2:58 PM on Jan. 29, 2011

  • i wouldnt get one at all but if u feel u need to i would get it after u have the baby!

    Answer by Caroline2010 at 5:42 PM on Jan. 29, 2011

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