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my arm is swollen red and very sore after pneumonia vaccine

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my arm is swollen red and very sore after pneumonia vaccine should |i be concerned
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr.tiwari replied 6 years ago.

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Hello,

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The soreness at the site of injection is a commonly observed side effect after pneumonia vaccine.

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You should not worry about that & apply an ice pack over that.

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The fever & rash may also be there as a side effect of this vaccine.

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This will go away within next 2-3 days.

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Hope this will help you.

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