Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects

If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression i

  • a sore throat
  • fever
  • a skin rash
  • reactions at the site of the injection

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

  • low energy
  • headache
  • nausea

INFREQUENT side effects

If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression i

  • pain

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

  • a migraine headache
  • backache
  • cough
  • vomiting
  • diarrhea
  • upper abdominal pain

RARE side effects

If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression i

  • meningitis not due to an infection
  • destruction of red blood cells
  • obstruction of a blood vessel by a blood clot
  • a blood clot
  • decreased kidney function
  • a significant type of allergic reaction called anaphylaxis
  • a hypersensitivity reaction to a drug

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

  • itching
  • a fibrous thickening of the skin called induration
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