Pneumovax 23 Vial Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • A Fibrous Thickening Of The Skin Called Induration
  • Erythema Or Skin Redness
  • Reactions At The Site Of The Injection

RARE side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • A Body Temperature Higher Than 101 Degrees Fahrenheit
  • A Serum Sickness Reaction
  • A Significant Type Of Allergic Reaction Called Anaphylaxis
  • A Type Of Allergic Reaction Called Angioedema
  • Guillain-Barre Syndrome
  • Hives
  • Seizures Associated With Fever

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • A Feeling Of General Discomfort Called Malaise
  • A Skin Rash
  • Arthritis
  • Chills
  • Fever
  • Fluid Retention In The Legs, Feet, Arms Or Hands
  • Generalized Weakness
  • Headache
  • High Levels Of White Blood Cells
  • Joint Pain
  • Muscle Pain
  • Nausea
  • Numbness And Tingling
  • Pain
  • Swollen Lymph Nodes
  • Vomiting

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