Flumist 2008-2009 Spray, Non-Aerosol Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • A Sore Throat
  • Fever
  • Headache
  • Low Energy And Weakness
  • Stuffy Nose

INFREQUENT side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Worsening Asthma

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • A Bacterial Infection Of The Middle Ear
  • Chills
  • Cough
  • Generalized Weakness
  • Inflammation Of The Tissue Lining The Sinuses
  • Intense Abdominal Pain
  • Low Energy
  • Muscle Pain
  • Sneezing

RARE side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • A Significant Type Of Allergic Reaction Called Anaphylaxis
  • An Infection Of The Central Nervous System Called Meningitis
  • Bell's Palsy Paralysis Of One Side Of The Face
  • Guillain-Barre Syndrome
  • Hives
  • Inflammation Of The Covering Of The Heart Or Pericardium
  • Puffy Face From Water Retention

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • A Skin Rash
  • Decreased Appetite
  • Diarrhea
  • Nausea
  • Nosebleed
  • Vomiting

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