PENTACEL DTAP-IPV COMPONENT Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects

If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression i

  • erythema or redness of skin or mucous membrane
  • a body temperature higher than 101 degrees Fahrenheit

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

  • drowsiness
  • fever
  • puffy skin
  • decreased appetite
  • reactions at the site of the injection
  • low energy and weakness
  • irritability

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

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      RARE side effects

      If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression i

      • an increased sodium level in the blood
      • dehydration
      • decreased blood platelets
      • a type of brain function problem called encephalopathy
      • Guillain-Barre syndrome
      • a stroke
      • inflammation of the lining of the stomach and intestines
      • itching
      • hives
      • fainting
      • seizures associated with fever
      • a tonic-clonic seizure
      • puffy face from water retention
      • a condition where the body is unable to maintain adequate blood flow called shock
      • a significant type of allergic reaction called anaphylaxis

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

      • constipation
      • swollen lymph nodes
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