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For my baby Dr. suggested pentaxim(painless) vaccine as a single dose during 6th week. But i heard few rumors that pentaxim is not long term effective vaccine. Now i am in very confused mind because 10th week vaccination is near and weather i should go with same or i should change to pentavac(painful) vaccine. And weather i can change from pentaxim to pentavac just like that or i have to complete all(3) doses with pentaxim only?
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technically as per last years instructions pentaxim is not superior
inits effect. the doctor and parents can decide which one to follow
by mutual understanding but its better to stick to guidelines.
i may suggest sticking to same brand for all doses and for convenience.


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