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i am experiencing insomnia for over 2 weeks after i had a flu shot. how long does this side effect last?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Not due to flu shot: Flu shot is not likely to be the cause of your insomnia.
Answered on Dec 23, 2012
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Dr. Christopher Wilson
20 years experience Sleep Medicine
Not from the shot: This isn't a side effect from a vaccine unless you're stressed out from receiving it and think something bad will happen.
Answered on Nov 24, 2014
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Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Insomnia: There is no direct correlation between the 2.
Answered on Apr 25, 2013
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Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Insomnia: There's no cause and effect correlation.
Answered on Dec 24, 2012

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