A 2-year-old male asked:
also, is it true that flu vaccine can cause brain swelling ?
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Dr. Scott Shapiro answered
34 years experience Anti-Aging Medicine
Rare but it can: Reported moderate reactions to influenza vaccine include fever, local reactions (pain, redness, swelling at the site of the injection), headache, fatigue, sore throat, nasal congestion, cough, joint and muscle pain, and nausea. Reported serious complications include brain inflammation, convulsions, bell’s palsy, limb paralysis, neuropathy, shock, wheezing/asthma and other breathing problems. Guil.
Answered on Mar 25, 2015
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