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I received a pneumonia shot on Friday 10/14 and I am still

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Good morning ! I received a pneumonia shot on Friday 10/14 and I am still experiencing tenderness and the area around the shot is red (approximately 3" x 5". Is this normal?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  DIEGO BONILLA replied 1 year ago.


This is Dr. Bonilla. I understand your concerns.

You can experience tenderness up to 10 days after the shot. Do you have any fevers? Any weakness?

Let me know if you have any other questions.