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 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?

Answer yes, get a tetanus shot!
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How soon after stepping on a rusty nail should you get a tetanus shot?

You should go ASAP! Tetanus, or lockjaw, is a disease that begins to set in fairly rapidly and can be very deadly. A tetanus shot works in much the same way an anti-venom for a snake bite works. Th... Read More »
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Is it necessary to get a tetanus shot if you step on a rusty nail that only punctured maybe a 1/16 of an inch?

YES!!! You never know what was on that nail...and it isn't worth risking. It's a quick needle and it's over with...better than losing your foot!
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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 »
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If you are on the Depo shot but took antibiotics or your also on a hormone pill will that conter act the shot to not work?

Answer Antibiotics are notorious for reducing the effects of birth control.
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