Your Health. Your Family. Your Choice.
Administered by: Private Purchased by: Other
Life Threatening? No
Write-up: Information has been received from a registered nurse concerning a 16 year old female with an allergy to amoxicillin (+) clavulanate potassium (Augmentin) who on 26-FEB-2007 was vaccinated with the first IM dose of 0.5 ml of Gardasil (lot # 655849/0263). There was no concomitant medication. Later in the day, on 26-FEB-2007 the patient experienced soreness at the injection site. On 27-FEB-2007 the patient developed arm redness and swelling from injection site to fingertips. There was no itching. The patient also experienced dizziness and headache throughout the day (frequency and duration unknown). The patient took ibuprofen on 28-FEB-2007 for the swelling. The swelling and redness subsided the morning of 01-MAR-2007. The patient was still reporting pain at the injection site and no swelling or redness on 05-MAR-2007. The patient was recovering from dizziness and headache. The patient had not been examined at the office since the vaccination. No lab testing was performed. Additional information has been requested.
Copyright © 2018 National Vaccine Information Center. All rights reserved.
21525 Ridgetop Circle, Suite 100, Sterling, VA 20166