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Hepatitis Booster

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Hepatitis B and Hepatitis A immunization boosters

After how many years could boosters be needed for Hep B and Hep Aimmunization?
Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Response from Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Nevada State Health Division AIDS Program
...Thank you for your question. In regard to the Hepatitis A and Hepatitis B vaccines, at this time, booster shots are not usually necessary. After completing the initial vaccination series, in the vast majority of people, both of these Read more »

Booster immunization using different hepatitis recombinant vaccine manufacturers

When returning 1 month later and after another 6 months for hepatitis B recombinant vaccine... Read more »

can i still get a booster dose?

Hi Im May, I just want to ask if I can still have my booster dose after two years?my last dose for... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Hepatitis B FAQs for the Public

...allergic to yeast because yeast is used when making the vaccine. Tell your doctor if you have any severe allergies. Are booster doses of Hepatitis B vaccine necessary? It depends. A "booster" dose of Hepatitis B vaccine is a dose that... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Hepatitis B FAQs for Health Professionals

...infection, testing should not be performed before age 9 months nor within 4 weeks of the most recent vaccine dose. Are booster doses of Hepatitis B vaccine recommended? Booster doses of Hepatitis B vaccine are recommended only in... Read more »
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The Next Generation of Boosters: Promising Data on Potential Alternatives to Ritonavir

...our PKE [pharmacokinetic enhancer] program. 2 As described, we are seeking to come up with an alternative to ritonavir as a booster in HIV therapy -- particularly with PIs, but also with potential application to other classes of... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Vaccinations and HIV

...vaccines are always combined. Tetanus and diphtheria vaccines are usually given to children as a series of three shots. A single booster shot can be given every ten years. People with HIV should not receive the shots more than once every 10... Read more »
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Immune System Booster

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Hepatitis B question - would anyone know?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...I'm a 26 yr old male that was born with Hepatitis B. I'm in a monogamous relationship with my girlfriend, who is vaccinated with the Hep B vaccine. We have been searching ALL Read more »

Immune System Booster

Posted by kinzie1, 2 Replies
...I was wondering if anybody has heard about mangosteen juice a new product that is doing amazing things as an Immune System Booster. I also believe that this product can help many many people. This is what has been written by Dr. Sam Walters... Read more »

Dear Doctor D. Ryan

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...infections. This is why some vaccinations require a series of shots (like Hepatitis B, to make sure that the antibodies hold) or booster shots throughout one's life (for instance, measles, mumps, and rubella). The only times that seroreversion... Read more »