What are the common side effects of the COVID-19 vaccine?
The most commonly reported side effects were pain at the injection site, tiredness, headache, muscle pain, chills, joint pain, and fever.
What are the side effects of the second COVID-19 vaccine?
The most common side effects after the second dose were injection site pain (92.1% reported that it lasted more than 2 hours); fatigue (66.4%); body or muscle aches (64.6%); headache (60.8%); chills (58.5%); joint or bone pain (35.9%); and a temperature of 100° F or higher (29.9%).
What are the most common side effects in the elderly after receiving the COVID-19 vaccine?
The study results showed that the vaccines were safe and provided protection from COVID-19 in these older adults. The most common side effects were pain at the injection site and systemic symptoms like fever and chills. These side effects tended to be mild to moderate and went away on their own quickly.
How long after COVID-19 vaccine will side effects occur?
Most systemic post-vaccination symptoms are mild to moderate in severity, occur within the first three days of vaccination, and resolve within 1–3 days of onset.
What are the common side effects of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine?
The most commonly reported side effects were pain at the injection site, tiredness, headache, muscle pain, chills, joint pain, and fever. Side effects typically started within two days of vaccination and resolved 1-2 day later.
What are some side effects of Pfizer Covid booster vaccine?
Pfizer booster shot side-effects The most commonly reported side effects by the clinical trial participants who received the booster dose of the vaccine were pain, redness, and swelling at the injection site, as well as fatigue, headache, muscle or joint pain, and chills.
What is the difference between Pfizer and Moderna vaccine?
Moderna’s shot contains 100 micrograms of vaccine, more than three times the 30 micrograms in the Pfizer shot. And Pfizer’s two doses are given three weeks apart, while Moderna’s two-shot regimen is administered with a four-week gap.
What happens if I forget to administer the second Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine?
*Administer the second dose as close as possible to the recommended interval (21 days). If the second dose is not administered within 42 days of the first dose, the series does not need to be restarted. Second doses inadvertently administered less than 21 days apart do not need to be repeated.