Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects

If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression i

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If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression i

  • erythema or redness of skin or mucous membrane
  • pain
  • headache
  • reactions at the site of the injection
  • INFREQUENT side effects

    If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression i

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    If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression i

  • itching
  • dizziness
  • fever
  • low energy
  • puffy skin
  • nausea
  • bruising
  • hematoma, a collection of blood outside of the blood vessels
  • upper abdominal pain
  • a fibrous thickening of the skin called induration
  • pain in the oropharynx
  • RARE side effects

    If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression i

  • low platelet count and bleeding from immune response
  • inflammation of the spinal cord
  • Guillain-Barre syndrome
  • a clot in the lung
  • obstruction of a blood vessel by a blood clot
  • blood clot in a deep vein of the extremities
  • asthma
  • bronchospasm
  • appendicitis
  • inflammation of the lining of the stomach and intestines
  • an infection of the female reproductive organs called pelvic inflammatory disease
  • fainting
  • seizures
  • a significant type of allergic reaction called anaphylaxis
  • pancreatitis
  • cellulitis
  • If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression i

  • destruction of red blood cells by body's own antibodies
  • stuffy nose
  • a toothache
  • hives
  • joint pain
  • muscle pain
  • difficulty sleeping
  • chills
  • swollen lymph nodes
  • cough
  • vomiting
  • diarrhea
  • generalized weakness
  • a feeling of general discomfort called malaise
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