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pneumonia vaccine

Accidently had pneumonia vaccine two years in a row.  Will this cause any problems?  Arm is really sore and has a red rash, but that's all
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547368 tn?1440541785
Hello and Welcome

Sorry I'm tardy to your question. I understand your concern.

No, getting a pneumonia vaccine two years in a roll won't hurt you. You may have wasted your money - but at least you know you're protected.  

Thanks for asking such a great question.

Peace,
~Tuck
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144586 tn?1284666164
Actually, there is a positive benefit. Every time you get a vaccine TNF (Tumor Necrosis Factor) is generated, which scavanges up cancer cells.

Scientific Amerrican magazine did an article on this available via a google search.
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