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Dietary restrictions during post exposure prophylaxis of rabies

Refrain from excessive alcohol consumption as it might affect immune response

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Vaccinated pet dog bites..pep needed?

Yes

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Rabies,per exposure prophylaxis

0,7 and 21 or 28

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Rx of dog bite in a person who previously received PEP

Two doses on 0,3

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Category 1 rabies exposure

Touching or feeding of animals
Licking of intact skin

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Category 2 rabies exposure

Minor scratches or abrasions without bleeding
Licks on broken skin
Nibbling of skin

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Category 3 rabies exposure

Single or multiple transdermal bites
Contamination of mucus membrane with saliva

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Rx of category 3 rabies exposure

Rabies immunoglobulin+vaccine

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Adequate anti rabies antibody titre

0.5 IU/ml

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Dose of rabies vaccine

1 ml in deltoid area

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Rabies vaccination schedule

0,3,7,14,28

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Dose of rabies immunoglobulin

HRIG- 20mg/kg
ERIG- 40mg/kg