Covid Vaccine Reactions

Here are some articles on covid vaccine reactions so you can make an informed decision and weigh risks and benefits of getting this vaccine.

  1. “One health care worker in Alaska experienced a serious allergic reaction and was hospitalized after taking Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine, state officials said Wednesday. The worker, who is middle-aged and had no previous history of allergies, had stabilized with treatment but was being kept in a Juneau hospital to be monitored for another day.” 2 Alaska health care workers have allergic reactions after taking Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine
  2. “The initial diagnosis is encephalomyelitis,” the Health Ministry said in a statement released on Friday night. Encephalomyelitis is an inflammation of the brain and spinal cord.” Mexican doctor hospitalized after receiving COVID-19 vaccine
  3. “Tilli, 27, is one of the rare people to have had a severe reaction to the vaccine — and a week later she’s still not fully recovered.” Hamilton PSW suffers rare, but severe reaction to COVID-19 vaccine
  4. “The chief scientific adviser for Operation Warp Speed said the frequency of allergic reactions to the Pfizer-BioNTech coronavirus vaccine is higher than what would be expected for other jabs, according to a report.” Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine causing more allergic reactions than expected

Other Side Effects to look out for…

  1. “Both patients – one 46-year-old and one 51-year-old – had dermal fillers, which the FDA said was a “potential contribution” and presented this as a “possible SAE,” or a serious adverse effect, to the vaccine. 2 patients with facial fillers saw swelling after receiving Moderna vaccine: FDA
  2. “Some of the Covid-19 vaccines currently in development could increase the risk of acquiring HIV, warned a group of researchers in the The Lancet medical journal Monday, potentially leading to an increase in infections as vaccines are rolled out to vulnerable populations around the world.” “Researchers Warn Some Covid-19 Vaccines Could Increase Risk Of HIV Infection”
  3. “Currently available information is insufficient to determine a causal relationship with the vaccine,” the FDA staff wrote….The FDA said that there were four reported cases of Bell’s palsy among Moderna’s 30,000 trial participants, including three who got the vaccine.” FDA staff recommends watching for Bell’s palsy in Moderna and Pfizer vaccine recipients

Thoughts on giving it to people with history of allergic reactions…

  1. “On Friday, the FDA said the Moderna vaccine should not be given to individuals with a known history of a severe allergic reactions to any components of the shot.” FDA investigating five allergic reactions after Pfizer shot in U.S
  2. “The UK’s drug regulator has warned that people with a history of “significant” allergic reactions should not receive the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine. The Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) issued the warning after two NHS staff members who were given doses on Tuesday both suffered an allergic reaction.” People who suffer from ‘significant’ allergic reactions should not take Covid vaccine, UK regulator warns
  3. “Anyone who has had a life-threatening reaction to either food or medication is at high-risk for the Pfizer vaccine,” she added. Due to this, Kohli said some people shouldn’t risk getting the shots. “Some patients certainly shouldn’t be getting it,” she said.” Why some groups are at high risk of complications from Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine
  4. While people learned on Wednesday that the Pfizer- BioNTech COVID-19 “vaccine” is not recommended for people with “significant” allergic reactions, after two “adverse reactions,” the French are widely rejecting future vaccinations against the illness, scheduled to start in January. Refuse this vaccination’: Acclaimed French doctor unloads on COVID vaccine

Prepping Hospitals/Essential Workers for After Vaccination of Staff

  1. “Providers will need to pull medical staff from the bedside to the vaccination clinic to get their shots. And if side effects do occur, they could lose key workers for a couple of days. To overcome this, some hospitals plan to stagger staff to keep units covered. Others are exploring giving workers the shots at the end of their shifts, before they have a few days off.” Vaccines’ Side Effects Risk Sidelining Health Workers While Cases Surge
  2. “A lot of folks don’t have sick leave. A lot of our essential workers don’t have health insurance,” he said, suggesting that essential workers should be granted three days of paid leave after they’re vaccinated. “These are the things a well-functioning government should provide for to get our economy going again.” Covid-19 vaccines may have potentially unpleasant side effects