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    Default Waiting period after taking rubella vaccination

    Hi ladies, I am just wondering of any of you took the vaccine before ttc? How long after the injection before ttc? My doc said have to wait 3 months but I read the Australian immunization handbook and say only have to wait for 1 month. I hope not 3 months because I can't wait and because in Oct my hubby and I are going on a holiday so hoping to ttc then.

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    i was told to wait 3 months... on the packet it said 12 weeks (3 months) so i did. i would go with the advice your doc gave you.

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    I was also told to wait 3 months. I'd definitely take the advice of your Dr as Rubella can seriously affect an unborn baby.

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    I was told 3 months also - don't risk it as side effects for babies can be tragic.

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    I was told 3 months too. Depending on when in October it could be 3 months

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    Make sure you wait (if you can!)
    ds has an eye condition, that is frequently attributed to rubella, other than the MMR shot, I can't think of any other way I was exposed.

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    Yep I was told 3 months


 

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