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cause of reaction to hepatitis b vaccine

A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael H. T. Sia
30 years experience Pediatrics
See below:: The majority of people who receive the Hepatitis B Vaccine (65%) do not experience any reactions to it. About 3% of those immunized will develop pain ... Read More

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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Natalie Hodge
25 years experience Pediatrics
Fever and Swelling: The most typical reactions we see to Hep B vaccine are fever and local swelling around the site, within 72 hours of being vaccinated.
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
No: The shot contains no living material. It is created in the lab and has no potential for causing disease.
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A 64-year-old female asked:
Dr. Larry Lutwick
48 years experience Infectious Disease
No : It should not.

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