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Write-up: vaccine given at 10:30am in treatment room. soreness of right arm at injection site within 4 hours, painful to lift overhead. within 8 hours suffering headache, neck stiffness & several (3) periods of tingling sensations in the left leg (lasting 10 minutes each or so)and a spell of itchiness. 12 hours after injection, went to bed with headache (still), fever & chills. restless night. fever of 102F at 7AM (22 hours after shot). went back to sleep and was difficult to wake. i called doctor -- mentioned my concerns over a reaction of some sort & was told this vaccine did not cause these symptoms. i scheduled an appointment because this was not normal for patient and i was not quite sure what to do. by noon, most symptoms were gone except for the headache. we saw the doctor who pronounced her fine & told us to watch for other symptoms of illness. he told us that it was not the vaccine, but would note my concerns on her file as a precaution. this was the 3rd and final injection of this vaccine, she had only soreness at the injection sight with the first two shots. she took an aleve around 8pm the night of the shot & 2 motrins - 6 hours apart - the next day because of the headache. no relief was provided by the pills.
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