В there is a low risk of severe side effects from multiple tdap doses. The tdap vaccine combines protection against tetanus and diphtheria, in addition to whooping cough. Researchers have done studies on tetanus vaccines that do not contain protection against pertussis. These studies found that adults who receive 2 tetanus shots in a short time.
В there are some mild side effects to any of the tetanus vaccines. Adults should receive a td booster shot every 10 years to remain.
В also, adults should receive a booster dose every 10 years, or earlier in the case of a severe and dirty wound or burn. Booster doses can be either tdap or td (a different vaccine that protects against tetanus and diphtheria but not pertussis).
Children 10 years of age and older, and adults, may need an additional immunization called a booster against diphtheria, tetanus, and pertussis. Adults and teenagers should receive tdap instead of the tetanus-diphtheria (td) injection if it has been 10 years or more since their last tetanus-diphtheria vaccine.