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Varivax (PF) subcutaneous

Side Effects

List Varivax (PF) subcutaneous side effects by likelihood and severity.

The following side effects are associated with Varivax (PF) subcutaneous:

Common side effects of Varivax (PF) subcutaneous:

  • Body Temperature More Than 101 Degrees FSevere
  • FeverLess Severe
  • Middle Ear InfectionLess Severe
  • Runny NoseLess Severe
  • Signs and Symptoms at Injection SiteLess Severe

Infrequent side effects of Varivax (PF) subcutaneous:

  • Joint PainSevere
  • Low EnergySevere
  • RashSevere
  • Swollen Lymph NodesSevere
  • Acute Infection of the Nose, Throat or SinusLess Severe
  • CoughLess Severe
  • DiarrheaLess Severe
  • Easily Angered or AnnoyedLess Severe
  • EczemaLess Severe
  • Feel Like Throwing UpLess Severe
  • Incomplete or Infrequent Bowel MovementsLess Severe
  • ItchingLess Severe
  • Loss of AppetiteLess Severe
  • Not Feeling WellLess Severe
  • Stomach CrampsLess Severe
  • Throwing UpLess Severe

Rare side effects of Varivax (PF) subcutaneous:

  • Bell's Palsy Paralysis of One Side of the FaceSevere
  • CellulitisSevere
  • Decreased Blood PlateletsSevere
  • EncephalitisSevere
  • Erythema MultiformeSevere
  • Giant HivesSevere
  • Guillain-Barre SyndromeSevere
  • Head PainSevere
  • HivesSevere
  • Inflamed Spinal CordSevere
  • Life Threatening Allergic ReactionSevere
  • Meningitis Not Caused by an InfectionSevere
  • Muscle PainSevere
  • NervousSevere
  • PneumoniaSevere
  • Reaction due to an AllergySevere
  • Redness of SkinSevere
  • SeizuresSevere
  • Stevens-Johnson SyndromeSevere
  • Stiff NeckSevere
  • Trouble BreathingSevere
  • Type of Skin Infection - ImpetigoSevere
  • DizzyLess Severe
  • Large Purple or Brown Skin BlotchesLess Severe
  • Numbness and TinglingLess Severe
  • Throat IrritationLess Severe

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