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Write-up: 40 year female received Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine today Patient reported prior h/o severe allergic reaction to influenza vaccine with eggs preservative. She has received flu vaccine w/o egg w/o problem. Due to her prior history of severe allergic reaction/ anaphylaxis to another vaccine, in this case flu vaccine with eggs, we should proceed with caution. She was told we could defer vaccination until more information becomes available. She opted to proceed with receiving Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine and be observed for 30 minute observation period. Patient developed throat tightening approximately 20 minutes after vaccination. She received EpiPen within 1 minute of symptoms and was sent to ER immediately in wheelchair by nursing staff. Patient was evaluated in ED and was hemodynamically stable. She was given IV benadryl and was stable throughout observation
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