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Doctor insights on: Neurological Side Effects Gardasil

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Are there any significant side effects of gardasil injection?

Are there any significant side effects of gardasil injection?

Nothing major: No major side effects have been
linked to the Gardasil vaccine. Minor side effects include headache, dizziness, nausea, vomiting, and pain at the injection site. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of gardasil? Contraindications? I have GERD and average of 120/80-130/90 bp.

What are the side effects of gardasil? Contraindications? I have GERD and average of 120/80-130/90 bp.

Gardasil: Your BP and GERD are not contraindications to getting gardasil but the vaccine is not recommended for people over 26 years of age ...Read more

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Do you think I should be worried about any serious side effects with the gardasil vaccine?

Do you think I should be worried about any serious side effects with the gardasil vaccine?

Nothing major: No major side effects have been
linked to the Gardasil vaccine. Minor side effects include headache, dizziness, nausea, vomiting, and pain at the injection site. ...Read more

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I am about to get my first shot of the gardasil vaccine today. Are there any unusual side effects?

I am about to get my first shot of the gardasil vaccine today. Are there any unusual side effects?

Rare side effect: There is a rare and unusual side effect that affects a few women - getting lightheaded and dizzy and occassional one that actually faints after the vaccine. Some docs actually want you to wait around in the office for 15 or 20 minutes after the shot to see if that happens. I just advise my patients not to drive or use machinery for an hour after the vaccine. But this is a very rare occurence. ...Read more

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Does the gardasil vaccine for HPV had any harmful side effects?

Well, yes: Well, yes, no vaccine is perfectly safe and all vaccines have potentially bad side effects. However, the data for gardisil is very reassuring. I initial studies only headache, dizziness, fever and local pain and redness from the shot were found in kids more than placebo. Now, it's been studied over 7 years and 100 millions does distributed with very safe data since release. That should be good. ...Read more

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Hello, I would like to ask about your opinion on vaccination Gardasil 9 against HPV virus. Is there any serious side effects of this vaccination?

Hello, I would like to ask about your opinion on vaccination Gardasil 9 against HPV virus. Is there any serious side effects of this vaccination?

See below: Side effects are uncommon and are usually limited to the site of injection. You may consult this site for more information on this topic: http://www. Mayoclinic. Org/diseases-conditions/hpv-infection/in-depth/hpv-vaccine/art-20047292
Benefits of the vaccine far outweigh any side effects.
For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form.
Practice safe sex, if you have sex. ...Read more

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I'm 20 without a spleen. Should I get the hpv vaccine gardasil? I have been hearing about bad side effects and have read them as well? Should I get?

Yes: It is a good vaccine that will prevent many cancer deaths and complications. You are at no increased risk of complications from the vaccine ...Read more

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If I have taken the first gardisil shot and had no side effects is it possible that I won't have any with the second shot?

If I have taken the first gardisil shot and had no side effects is it possible that I won't have any with the second shot?

Sure: Over 85% of people have no side effects from the shot. And those odds of no reaction go up if you've had one already and done fine. Even if your arm gets a little achy, it's a whole lot better than genital warts or the procedures you have to undergo if you get cervical hpv and have to have treatment for that. Or oral/throat hpv treatment - ask michael douglas (it's not pleasant). ...Read more

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Should teens get the guardasill shot? I heard some bad side effects about it...

Should teens get the guardasill shot? I heard some bad side effects about it...

Great potential: Gardasil is a safe, low risk vaccination that has great potential benefit in the primary prevention of hpv, which is a cancer-causing virus. It also protects against genital warts. It is especially effective in adolescents. No major side effects have been reported. You should make every effort to get vaccinated and educate others about it. ...Read more

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My pediatrician offered my 9yr old the Gardisil vaccine, but I've read about side effects including seizures and reports of death? Not safe?

My pediatrician offered my 9yr old the Gardisil vaccine, but I've read about side effects including seizures and reports of death? Not safe?

Safe and effective: This vaccine is the result of more than two decades of research, testing and thorough review by the FDA.It is safe, or it would never be approved and accepted by the FDA and the doctors that spend their lives devoted to keeping you safe. There will always be naysayers, some of them docs, who chose to ignore the research and selectively bash anything new. ...Read more

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Is it possible for tooth decay to cause neurological side effects?

Is it possible for tooth decay to cause neurological side effects?

Not likely: Not unless the tooth decay has reached the pulp or living section of the tooth. You would have what is better known as a tooth abscess at that point. ..Depending whether it is acute or chronic may determine the level of pain which in turn could possibly lead to neurological side effects! Would certainly expedite the time one would seek professional help. ... ...Read more

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How common are neurological&permanent effects of Colcrys? I have carditis &other inflammations, doc prescribed, but reading about side-effects, yikes..

How common are neurological&permanent effects of Colcrys? I have carditis &other inflammations, doc prescribed, but reading about side-effects, yikes..

Relatively rare: I've seen Colchicine used many many times since I've practiced medicine. I feel Neurologic side effects are quite uncommon. Where possible use it for shorter periods of time, with occasional holidays to be safe. ...Read more

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Does anyone take hyoscyamine (levsin) for ibs. If so, any neurologic side effects?

Does anyone take hyoscyamine (levsin) for ibs. If so, any neurologic side effects?

Yes.: This drug is a potent anticholineric drugs. Drowsiness and brain fog is not uncommon. There are more modern treatments available. ...Read more

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What is connection between mefloquine and nuerological side effects?

What is connection between mefloquine and nuerological side effects?

Affects the brain: Mefloquine is used to prevent malaria. In some people, it can cause unpleasant side effects such as vivid dreams or anxiety or depression. In those with tendency towards seizures it can cause a seizure. All these effects happen because the drug can affect your brain. Note: many people tolerate the medication just fine. Talk to your doctor to see if it is right for you. ...Read more

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Is constant nausea and vomiting a side effect of the gardasil vaccine?

Is constant nausea and vomiting a side effect of the gardasil vaccine?

No: The Gardasil cervical cancer vaccine does not cause constant nausea and vomiting. Such symptoms should be evaluated by a primary care doctor to see what the real cause is, such as a stomach virus infection, strep throat, medicine effects, toxin effects, etc... ...Read more

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2 wks after 1st gardasil shot swollen lymph node L side of neck. 3 months later, no change. Did the vaccine cause this? I haven't been sick at all.

2 wks after 1st gardasil shot swollen lymph node L side of neck. 3 months later, no change. Did the vaccine cause this? I haven't been sick at all.

Unlikely: Gardasil is not a live vaccine, so it is very unlikely that you would have developed chronic lymphadenopathy as a side effect, especially 2 weeks later. Persistent enlarged lymph node > 1 month should be evaluated. Please see your clinician to have it examined. Take Care! ...Read more

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Gardasil work after one shot?

Gardasil work after one shot?

Protection delay: It takes the body 2-3 weeks to develop protective antibody to a vaccine. This would apply to the gardisil. The first dose would start the process, but long term protection would require completion of the series. ...Read more

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Where do you get the gardasil shot?

Where do you get the gardasil shot?

Usually in the arm: I suppose you could ask for it to be given somewhere else, but it is usually given in the upper arm. ...Read more