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Can the flu shot make my child sleepier for the whole day?

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Dr. Martin Raff
Infectious Disease 56 years experience
Not likely: Flu shots should not generally create lassitude. If the child is sleepy all day suggest that it is possible there is another reason. If this continues, have them seen by family doctor or pediatrician.

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