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Old 12-05-08, 10:24 PM
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DD had a dtap yesterday (different name than before because the combo with the hib isn't available right now for kids over 6 months.) We noticed tonight in the bath she has about a 2 inch circle around the shot that is red. It is a bit raised and if you touch it she says it hurts. Is that normal? She's never had it happen before.

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Old 12-05-08, 11:25 PM
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yeah - pretty normal.
massaging it when you first get the shot helps - but about now, it's too late to do anything but the tylanol. It'll go away in a day or 2
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Old 12-06-08, 12:45 AM
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Ah ok thanks. I read it's more common to have happen on the 4th dose, which this is it.

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