Do I need a Tetanus shot?

Answer Get the shot. Fast. 1998 IS 10 years ago. Tetanus is extremely painful. I got it back in the 80s when I was mining for gold in Ecuador, and if I live another 50 years, I won't forget it. We were in... Read More »

Top Q&A For: Do I need a Tetanus shot

I shot myself in the leg with a nail gun at work today and i'm wondering if i need to get a tetanus shot?

How to Know when You Need a Tetanus Shot?

Tetanus is a disease that is acquired from the tetanoid toxin, which is bacteria that lurks in contaminated soil, animal feces, and other areas. It affects the nerves and can cause intense muscle s... Read More »

How soon after stepping on a rusty nail do you need to get a tetanus shot Can you wait a couple of weeks?

Tetanus is rare in the U.S. The offending toxin can live for years in animal feces and soil. If the nail did not break the skin, there is usually no treatment required. There needs to be a punctu... Read More »

Tetanus shot needle size?

I don't remember exactly lolif you're getting a booster than its just like any other shot and needle size to me.