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COVID-19 Vaccine side effects have been reported to range from almost non-existent to severe. The most commonly reported side effect has been soreness at the site of injection and more severe side effects have included flu-like symptoms up to hospitalizations. Side effects have been reported from the Moderna, Pfizer, and AstraZeneca vaccines.   

Featured Covid-19 Vaccine Reports

Updated: May 6, 2021 2:38 AM

Pfizer shot #2, Huntington Beach, CA, USA

Symptoms: Other Body Ache Soreness
Huntington Beach, CA, USA

May 6, 2021 2:38 AM

“I was blessed that shot 2 wasn’t as bad as all the reports I’ve read. Had shot Friday Apr 30 4pm. Pain in arm where shot was was more mild than shot #1. Never had covid. Was able to sleep on my left side too unlike shot #1. About 28 hrs later, Sat 8pm started feeling strange twitches and mild cal... See Moref ache like I worked out hard. Sometime when I went to bed Saturday night the body ache set, Sunday my entire back was aching. Never was tired and I’m 55 and feared catching covid since I do t shake off colds after I turn 50. See Less
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May 6, 2021 12:47 AM

“This was all after waiting the 20 minutes before leaving within 5 minutes after getting in my car I felt a burning in my right foot that within 20 minutes was burning both feet and legs all the way. Burning in my body from the waste down for 4 hours then severe rash all over my body except my face. See Less
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I had a Pfizer vaccine, Toronto, ON, Canada

Symptoms: Soreness
Toronto, ON, Canada

May 5, 2021 10:20 PM

“I had a Pfizer vaccine yesterday after that I had a pain on my arm for almost 10 hours and then become OK everything fine I’m very happy that I had See Less
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First Pfizer vaccine dose, Olathe, KS, USA

Symptoms: Soreness
Olathe, KS, USA

May 5, 2021 6:59 PM

“My two adult sons (30 & 32) & myself (58) had our first Pfizer vaccines on Friday, April 30th. All three of us had sore arms for the first 36 hours, and zero side effects since. Totally forgot we had the vaccines until I read the latest report asking for our experience. See Less
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Second Moderna vaccine, Tagish, Yukon, Canada

Symptoms: Vomiting Diarrhea Fever Other Headache Weakness Sweating
Tagish, Yukon, Canada

May 5, 2021 5:27 PM

“Received the second Moderna vaccine shot last Friday at 2pm. The following symptoms started in the middle of the night: vomiting, diarrhea, heavy sweating, heart palpitations, fever, headache, weakness, tiredness. Slept for about 30 hours. Much better now. See Less
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Johnson and Johnson vaccine, Philadelphia, PA, USA

Symptoms: Muscle Pain Soreness
Philadelphia, PA, USA

May 5, 2021 1:23 AM

“I got J&J vaccine Friday 4/2/21 around 2pm. Arm felt like it was burning when injected but then fine. That night had bad muscle pain/soreness especially in my legs. At that time I had not heard about the possibility of blood clots. I laid down bc it hurt to walk. I also felt extreme fatigue I mean e... See Morextreme. Like I had been given a sleeping pill and slept all day Saturday. On Easter Sunday I felt better but was still very tired and didn’t feel like getting dressed or going anywhere. I had a lump at injection site. It’s gone now. I felt better by Monday. No other issues since. See Less
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Second Pfizer vaccine dose, San Antonio, TX, USA

Symptoms: Fever Joint Pain Muscle Pain
San Antonio, TX, USA

May 4, 2021 6:29 PM

“Husband and I had our second Pfizer vaccine on April 26. around 6pm. By 10pm I started to get muscle and joint pains in my legs. Husband was okay. We woke up at 8am on the 27th both of us had muscle and joint pains throughout our bodies. We took ibuprofen and went to work. Husbands temperature was i... See Morencreasing but never got over 99.8 degrees. We both went home early and went straight to bed. We alternated between ibuprofen and acetaminophen every 5-6 hours and took Theraflu before turning in for the night. Woke up on the morning of the 28th and felt perfectly fine. That was the only reactions we both had from the Pfizer. See Less
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Modern 2nd dose, San Diego, CA, USA

Symptoms: Other Soreness
San Diego, CA, USA

May 4, 2021 5:21 PM

“I received my 2nd Moderna Vaccine 1 week ago. I didn’t sleep well the first night yet surprisingly I had pretty much zero side affects aside from mild soreness in the arm near the injection site. See Less
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Pfizer - 1st Shot, Grand Rapids, MI, USA

Symptoms: Fatigue
Grand Rapids, MI, USA

May 4, 2021 3:02 PM

“Felt a "pinch" for the shot--normal "shot" feeling. Felt like sleeping the rest of the day but didn't because I had work to do taking care of my spouse. Normal the following day and thereafter. See Less
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Covid-19 Vaccine Pfizer, Injection #2, Old Orchard Beach, ME, USA

Symptoms: Soreness
Old Orchard Beach, ME, USA

May 3, 2021 11:03 PM

“Second shot and again, no side effects. Some typical soreness at the injection site but that is typical with intramuscular shots. Hydrated well the day prior and the day of the second dose. See Less
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