What happens if I miss a dose of Varivax?

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If you miss a dose of Varivax vaccine, or get behind on your scheduled dose, contact your doctor. The next dose of Varivax should be given as soon as possible; you do not need to start over. You should receive all recommended doses of the Varivax vaccine to make sure that you are fully protected against chicken pox. 

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