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Posted by: pneumococcal vaccine? | 2008/12/05

pneumococcal vaccine?

Can I please have some more info on the pneumococcal vaccine? How long should I wait to have it after bronchitis occurs?
How long does it last for?
Are there side-effects? Does it work? Any special ' to-do'  before or after injection?
What season is best to get it? Should certain people avoid it?
Do I need a prescription?

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You should get it only on the advice of your doctor. He'll decide if you are a suitable candidate, and when a safe time would be to administer it.

Best of luck

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