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what are the symptoms of a reaction to hepatitis a vaccine?

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Dr. Michael H. T. Sia
30 years experience Pediatrics
See below:: Side effects include: pain/redness/swelling at the injection site, fever, tiredness, headache, nausea, and loss of appetite.Remember that your doctors recommend this vaccine because he or she has judged that the benefit to you is greater than the risk of side effects. Many people using this medication do not have serious side effects.
Answered on Feb 8, 2017
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