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This is VAERS ID 259589

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Case Details

VAERS ID: 259589 (history)  
Form: Version 1.0  
Age: 62.0  
Sex: Female  
Location: Missouri  
Vaccinated:2006-06-16
Onset:2006-06-18
   Days after vaccination:2
Submitted: 2006-07-10
   Days after onset:22
Entered: 2006-07-17
   Days after submission:7
Vaccin­ation / Manu­facturer Lot / Dose Site / Route
VARZOS: ZOSTER LIVE (ZOSTAVAX) / MERCK & CO. INC. - / UNK UN / SC

Administered by: Other       Purchased by: Other
Symptoms: Glossitis
SMQs:, Oropharyngeal conditions (excl neoplasms, infections and allergies) (narrow), Drug reaction with eosinophilia and systemic symptoms syndrome (broad)

Life Threatening? No
Birth Defect? No
Died? No
Permanent Disability? No
Recovered? Yes
Office Visit? No
ER Visit? Yes
ER or Doctor Visit? No
Hospitalized? No
Previous Vaccinations:
Other Medications: NONE
Current Illness:
Preexisting Conditions: Medical history: Shingles
Allergies:
Diagnostic Lab Data: NONE
CDC Split Type: WAES0606USA05500

Write-up: Information has been received from a pharmacist concerning a 62 year old female with no known allergies and a history of shingles who on 16-JUN-2006 was vaccinated SC with a dose of varicella-zoster virus vaccine live. There was no concomitant medication. On 18-JUN-2006, two days after vaccination, the patient developed a swollen tongue. The patient reported that when she woke up in the morning her tongue was swollen and she even had teeth impression on her tongue. The patient was scheduled to see her doctor on 28-JUN-2006 since she was still experiencing the problem. She had no problems breathing and eating. As of 28-JUN-2006, it was reported that the patient was recovering. No product quality complaint was involved. Additional information has been requested. This is in follow-up to report(s) previously submitted on 7/10/2006. Additional information from the pharmacist indicated that the patient''s condition has resolved and the patient is fine. The physician''s office called the pharmacist to report that the patient''s swollen tongue was not due to ZOSTAVAX (Oka/Merck) but due to the patient''s new toothpaste. No further information is available.


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