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Found 4,103 cases where Symptom is Bell's palsy or Facial discomfort or Facial dysmorphism or Facial nerve disorde



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VAERS ID: 938805 (history)  
Form: Version 2.0  
Age: 46.0  
Sex: Male  
Location: Tennessee  
Vaccinated:2020-12-30
Onset:2021-01-03
   Days after vaccination:4
Submitted: 0000-00-00
Entered: 2021-01-12
Vaccin­ation / Manu­facturer Lot / Dose Site / Route
COVID19: COVID19 (COVID19 (PFIZER-BIONTECH)) / PFIZER/BIONTECH EL1284 / 1 LA / SYR

Administered by: Work       Purchased by: ?
Symptoms: Bell's palsy, Excessive eye blinking, Facial paralysis, SARS-CoV-2 test negative, Taste disorder
SMQs:, Taste and smell disorders (narrow), Guillain-Barre syndrome (broad), Noninfectious encephalitis (broad), Noninfectious meningitis (broad), Hearing impairment (broad), Ocular motility disorders (narrow), COVID-19 (broad)

Life Threatening? No
Birth Defect? No
Died? No
Permanent Disability? No
Recovered? No
Office Visit? No
ER Visit? No
ER or Doctor Visit? No
Hospitalized? No
Previous Vaccinations:
Other Medications: no
Current Illness: no
Preexisting Conditions: no
Allergies: no
Diagnostic Lab Data: no
CDC Split Type:

Write-up: Sun 10pm change in taste. Taste continued all day Tuesday. Had COVID test done. It was negative. That evening his eye started blinking.... Bells Palsey. Difficulty with face movement. Today still persisting. Now taking a steroid. He is a MD.


VAERS ID: 938830 (history)  
Form: Version 2.0  
Age: 50.0  
Sex: Female  
Location: Utah  
Vaccinated:2020-12-28
Onset:2020-12-30
   Days after vaccination:2
Submitted: 0000-00-00
Entered: 2021-01-12
Vaccin­ation / Manu­facturer Lot / Dose Site / Route
COVID19: COVID19 (COVID19 (PFIZER-BIONTECH)) / PFIZER/BIONTECH EJ1686 / 1 RA / IM

Administered by: Private       Purchased by: ?
Symptoms: Bell's palsy, Condition aggravated, Dizziness, Eye pain, Facial paralysis, Headache, Hypoaesthesia oral, Neck pain, Pain in extremity
SMQs:, Anticholinergic syndrome (broad), Oropharyngeal conditions (excl neoplasms, infections and allergies) (narrow), Guillain-Barre syndrome (broad), Noninfectious encephalitis (broad), Noninfectious meningitis (broad), Glaucoma (broad), Hearing impairment (broad), Vestibular disorders (broad), Arthritis (broad), Tendinopathies and ligament disorders (broad)

Life Threatening? No
Birth Defect? No
Died? No
Permanent Disability? No
Recovered? No
Office Visit? No
ER Visit? No
ER or Doctor Visit? Yes
Hospitalized? No
Previous Vaccinations:
Other Medications:
Current Illness: Patient reports having a headache for a week prior to receiving the vaccine (approximately 2 weeks before presenting to the ED).
Preexisting Conditions:
Allergies:
Diagnostic Lab Data:
CDC Split Type:

Write-up: Pain on left side of neck starting 2 days after first dose of Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine 0.3 mL IM in right deltoid. Pain progressed over the next 5 days to arm and left eye. Dizziness, mouth drooping, and numbness developed. Went to ED and diagnosed with Bell''s Palsy. Evaluated in ED for possible causes. Vital signs stable. CVA ruled out. Patient given ketorolac, droperidol, and IV fluids for her headache. Prescribed steroids and acyclovir for Bell''s Palsy treatment. Prescriber instructed patient to return to ED immediately if symptoms worsen or additional symptoms develop. Follow up with patient on 1/5/21 with patient reporting some improvement in symptoms. Patient reported having a headache for 2 weeks straight prior to presenting to the ED on 1/3/21. Vaccine was administered on 12/28/21. Unsure if the Bell''s Palsy was a result of the vaccine or some other inciting factor.


VAERS ID: 938847 (history)  
Form: Version 2.0  
Age: 36.0  
Sex: Male  
Location: New York  
Vaccinated:2021-01-12
Onset:2021-01-12
   Days after vaccination:0
Submitted: 0000-00-00
Entered: 2021-01-12
Vaccin­ation / Manu­facturer Lot / Dose Site / Route
COVID19: COVID19 (COVID19 (MODERNA)) / MODERNA - / UNK - / -

Administered by: Other       Purchased by: ?
Symptoms: Burning sensation, Facial discomfort, Paraesthesia oral, Skin tightness, Swelling face
SMQs:, Anaphylactic reaction (broad), Angioedema (narrow), Peripheral neuropathy (broad), Oropharyngeal conditions (excl neoplasms, infections and allergies) (narrow), Guillain-Barre syndrome (broad), Hypersensitivity (narrow), Drug reaction with eosinophilia and systemic symptoms syndrome (broad)

Life Threatening? No
Birth Defect? No
Died? No
Permanent Disability? No
Recovered? No
Office Visit? No
ER Visit? No
ER or Doctor Visit? Yes
Hospitalized? No
Previous Vaccinations:
Other Medications: Probiotic /Renew women?s , women?s multivitamin , vitamin C, vitamin d, Environ skin care , Pepcid as needed
Current Illness: None
Preexisting Conditions: Acid reflux
Allergies: Shellfish , amoxicillin, neosporin plus pain
Diagnostic Lab Data:
CDC Split Type:

Write-up: Facial swelling and pressure /tightness, tingling of lips, burning sensation in head. I went to the ER and was treated. I?m still Experiencing the symptoms


VAERS ID: 939241 (history)  
Form: Version 2.0  
Age: 43.0  
Sex: Male  
Location: New Mexico  
Vaccinated:2020-12-24
Onset:2021-01-10
   Days after vaccination:17
Submitted: 0000-00-00
Entered: 2021-01-12
Vaccin­ation / Manu­facturer Lot / Dose Site / Route
COVID19: COVID19 (COVID19 (PFIZER-BIONTECH)) / PFIZER/BIONTECH - / 1 - / -

Administered by: Private       Purchased by: ?
Symptoms: Bell's palsy
SMQs:, Hearing impairment (broad)

Life Threatening? No
Birth Defect? No
Died? No
Permanent Disability? No
Recovered? No
Office Visit? Yes
ER Visit? No
ER or Doctor Visit? No
Hospitalized? No
Previous Vaccinations:
Other Medications:
Current Illness:
Preexisting Conditions:
Allergies:
Diagnostic Lab Data:
CDC Split Type:

Write-up: Patient developed Bells Palsy on day 19 after vaccine #1


VAERS ID: 940287 (history)  
Form: Version 2.0  
Age: 43.0  
Sex: Female  
Location: Idaho  
Vaccinated:2021-01-08
Onset:2021-01-09
   Days after vaccination:1
Submitted: 0000-00-00
Entered: 2021-01-13
Vaccin­ation / Manu­facturer Lot / Dose Site / Route
COVID19: COVID19 (COVID19 (PFIZER-BIONTECH)) / PFIZER/BIONTECH EL3246 / 2 RA / IM

Administered by: Private       Purchased by: ?
Symptoms: Bell's palsy, Body temperature increased, Chills, Fatigue, Headache, Pain, Tremor
SMQs:, Neuroleptic malignant syndrome (broad), Parkinson-like events (broad), Noninfectious encephalopathy/delirium (broad), Hearing impairment (broad), Drug reaction with eosinophilia and systemic symptoms syndrome (broad), Hypoglycaemia (broad)

Life Threatening? No
Birth Defect? No
Died? No
Permanent Disability? No
Recovered? No
Office Visit? Yes
ER Visit? No
ER or Doctor Visit? No
Hospitalized? No
Previous Vaccinations:
Other Medications: None
Current Illness: None
Preexisting Conditions: None
Allergies: Latex, Sulfa Antibiotics
Diagnostic Lab Data: unknown
CDC Split Type:

Write-up: Headache, Fatigue, Body Aches, Chills, Shakes, Temp 100.6 also diagnosed with Bells Palsy after seeing PCP on Monday 01/11/2021. Patient also went back to see PCP on 01/12/2021 for follow up.


VAERS ID: 940475 (history)  
Form: Version 2.0  
Age: 58.0  
Sex: Male  
Location: Tennessee  
Vaccinated:2021-01-06
Onset:2021-01-08
   Days after vaccination:2
Submitted: 0000-00-00
Entered: 2021-01-13
Vaccin­ation / Manu­facturer Lot / Dose Site / Route
COVID19: COVID19 (COVID19 (PFIZER-BIONTECH)) / PFIZER/BIONTECH - / 1 LA / -

Administered by: Private       Purchased by: ?
Symptoms: Angina pectoris, Balance disorder, Bell's palsy, Chest X-ray, Dizziness, Dysarthria, Electrocardiogram, Laboratory test, Reflex test abnormal, Scan brain, Swelling
SMQs:, Anaphylactic reaction (broad), Angioedema (broad), Anticholinergic syndrome (broad), Guillain-Barre syndrome (broad), Noninfectious encephalitis (broad), Noninfectious encephalopathy/delirium (broad), Haemodynamic oedema, effusions and fluid overload (narrow), Conditions associated with central nervous system haemorrhages and cerebrovascular accidents (broad), Other ischaemic heart disease (narrow), Hearing impairment (broad), Vestibular disorders (broad), Hypoglycaemia (broad)

Life Threatening? No
Birth Defect? No
Died? No
Permanent Disability? No
Recovered? No
Office Visit? No
ER Visit? No
ER or Doctor Visit? Yes
Hospitalized? No
Previous Vaccinations:
Other Medications: Sulfasalazine, Insulin (Humalog & Toujeo), Vitamin D, Vitamin B12, Iron.
Current Illness:
Preexisting Conditions: Liver Condition - PBC, Diabetic, RA. Normally take Ursodiol for PBS, but cannot afford the medication at this time.
Allergies: Penicillin and derivatives, Celebrex, Erythromycin, Keflex.
Diagnostic Lab Data: Tests: Head scan, chest x-rays, EKGs, agility and reflex drills, labs. Results: Brain indicated brain is normal, Chest x-rays did not indicate a stroke or heart attack. The ER physician thinks it may be TIA. They are having me take low dose aspirin.
CDC Split Type:

Write-up: Less than 2 days after having the 1st shot of the COVID-19 vaccine, I woke up at 2am and experienced Bell''s palsy on the left side of my face...and had minor heart pain...was dizzy...had loss of balance...slurred speech, I had all of the symptoms of a stroke. Later in that same morning the swelling starting going down, so I waited to go to the emergency room...did not want to spend the money for all of the tests. I woke up the next morning and still had heart pain, so I decided to go to emergency room .


VAERS ID: 941120 (history)  
Form: Version 2.0  
Age: 38.0  
Sex: Male  
Location: Oklahoma  
Vaccinated:2021-01-09
Onset:2021-01-11
   Days after vaccination:2
Submitted: 0000-00-00
Entered: 2021-01-13
Vaccin­ation / Manu­facturer Lot / Dose Site / Route
COVID19: COVID19 (COVID19 (PFIZER-BIONTECH)) / PFIZER/BIONTECH - / 1 LA / SYR

Administered by: Private       Purchased by: ?
Symptoms: Bell's palsy, Corneal reflex decreased, Dry eye, Eating disorder, Facial paralysis, Headache, Mastication disorder, Trismus
SMQs:, Anticholinergic syndrome (broad), Dystonia (narrow), Guillain-Barre syndrome (broad), Noninfectious encephalitis (broad), Noninfectious meningitis (broad), Corneal disorders (narrow), Hearing impairment (broad), Conjunctival disorders (narrow), Lacrimal disorders (narrow), Dehydration (broad)

Life Threatening? No
Birth Defect? No
Died? No
Permanent Disability? No
Recovered? No
Office Visit? No
ER Visit? No
ER or Doctor Visit? Yes
Hospitalized? No
Previous Vaccinations:
Other Medications: Biktarvy
Current Illness:
Preexisting Conditions: HIV (undetected)
Allergies: None
Diagnostic Lab Data: Bells Palsy
CDC Split Type:

Write-up: Less than 24 hours of receiving the vaccine I started to experience my jaw locking. Later in the day it began to get worst. I could not blink my left eye and my face started to drop. I went to the ER and they stated that due to vaccine I have Bells Palsy. I was given medication. It is now 4 days in and the symptoms are getting worst. My left eye is now dry due to can not blink. I have serve headaches behind my left eye. I can not eat or chew without having issues.


VAERS ID: 941638 (history)  
Form: Version 2.0  
Age: 37.0  
Sex: Female  
Location: Tennessee  
Vaccinated:2020-12-23
Onset:2020-12-26
   Days after vaccination:3
Submitted: 0000-00-00
Entered: 2021-01-13
Vaccin­ation / Manu­facturer Lot / Dose Site / Route
COVID19: COVID19 (COVID19 (MODERNA)) / MODERNA - / 1 LA / IM

Administered by: Private       Purchased by: ?
Symptoms: Bell's palsy, Facial paralysis, Hypoaesthesia, Hypoaesthesia oral
SMQs:, Peripheral neuropathy (broad), Oropharyngeal conditions (excl neoplasms, infections and allergies) (narrow), Guillain-Barre syndrome (broad), Noninfectious encephalitis (broad), Noninfectious meningitis (broad), Hearing impairment (broad), Sexual dysfunction (broad)

Life Threatening? No
Birth Defect? No
Died? No
Permanent Disability? No
Recovered? Yes
Office Visit? No
ER Visit? No
ER or Doctor Visit? No
Hospitalized? No
Previous Vaccinations:
Other Medications: Protonix 40mg po daily
Current Illness: None
Preexisting Conditions: GERD
Allergies: PCN Percocet
Diagnostic Lab Data:
CDC Split Type:

Write-up: Bells Palsy. I had left sided facial paralysis starting 77 hours my injection. I called the Hospitalist at my hospital and treatment of Valacyclovir 1000mg tid x7 days and Prednisone 60mg daily x7days. The next day I had numbness around my lips and chin on the left side and the third day I had minimal paralysis around my mouth. It was resolved by day 4.


VAERS ID: 941779 (history)  
Form: Version 2.0  
Age: 47.0  
Sex: Male  
Location: South Dakota  
Vaccinated:2020-12-18
Onset:2020-12-18
   Days after vaccination:0
Submitted: 0000-00-00
Entered: 2021-01-13
Vaccin­ation / Manu­facturer Lot / Dose Site / Route
COVID19: COVID19 (COVID19 (PFIZER-BIONTECH)) / PFIZER/BIONTECH EL3246 / 1 RA / IM

Administered by: Work       Purchased by: ?
Symptoms: Bell's palsy, Hypoaesthesia, Hypoaesthesia oral
SMQs:, Peripheral neuropathy (broad), Oropharyngeal conditions (excl neoplasms, infections and allergies) (narrow), Guillain-Barre syndrome (broad), Hearing impairment (broad), Sexual dysfunction (broad)

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

Write-up: Reported facial and lip numbness x 3 days following covid vaccination (Bells Palsy) . By 5pm it had creep to the face, right cheek was not responding fully. Described the numbness like having a Novocain at the dentist. Symptoms lasted 3 days


VAERS ID: 941920 (history)  
Form: Version 2.0  
Age: 27.0  
Sex: Female  
Location: Iowa  
Vaccinated:2021-01-07
Onset:2021-01-09
   Days after vaccination:2
Submitted: 0000-00-00
Entered: 2021-01-13
Vaccin­ation / Manu­facturer Lot / Dose Site / Route
COVID19: COVID19 (COVID19 (MODERNA)) / MODERNA 011J20A / 1 RA / IM

Administered by: Public       Purchased by: ?
Symptoms: Bell's palsy, Oral herpes
SMQs:, Oropharyngeal infections (narrow), Hearing impairment (broad), Opportunistic infections (broad)

Life Threatening? No
Birth Defect? No
Died? No
Permanent Disability? No
Recovered? No
Office Visit? Yes
ER Visit? No
ER or Doctor Visit? No
Hospitalized? No
Previous Vaccinations:
Other Medications:
Current Illness:
Preexisting Conditions:
Allergies:
Diagnostic Lab Data:
CDC Split Type:

Write-up: Patient reported cold sores in her mouth on 1/9/2021 and then on 1/12/21 was seen in Dr. office and diagnosed with Bells Palsy. Patient was started on antivirals and prednisone.


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