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AstraZeneca side effects

Answered by: Dr Sri Viknarajan

Last Updated: June 30, 2021 9:30 AM

Anonymous 2 months

Got my AstraZeneca vaccine on 9th June but symptoms still persisting too todate… 26th June…I am 65 years old

  1. Irritating headaches
  2. muscle pains
  3. Drowsiness
  4. Light headed
  5. Blurred vision
  6. At time lying down feels dizzy … if no panadol taken

Every day taking panadol at least 3 times … tried not taking I get the side effects.

Had weakness … low blood pressure
Overcome by doubling my multivitamins.

Have seen GP twice
Blood test done

On Thyroxine

Sometimes feel shivering internally

Dr Sri Viknarajan 2 months
General Practitioner

Hi and thank you for asking us

Through the question and statement, you gave in the above section, you have been experiencing multiple symptoms after getting vaccinated for the COVID-19. We will try to help you with this matter.

For your information, COVID-19 vaccine side effects are commonly very minimal and only lasts for a few days such as:

  • Soreness at the site of the injection
  • Headaches
  • Muscle aches
  • Chills
  • Mild fever
  • Fatigue

However, you are advised to refer to the nearest clinic/hospital if the symptoms persist, or immediately call the emergency hotline 999 if you are experiencing serious side effects such as

  • Allergic reactions
  • Difficulty breathing
  • High fever
  • Recurrent vomiting

Or you can contact the Crisis Preparedness and Response Centre (CPRC).
CPRC contact:

We hope this answers your questions. Thank You.

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Last Updated: Wed Jun 30 2021 09:30:39 GMT+0800 (Malaysia Time)
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