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I received a tetanus shot on tuesday. Last night I couldn't sleep because my entire arm and hand were throbbing with pain? What's going on?

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Dr. Mary Ann Block
General Practice

In brief: Shot reaction

This is not an uncommon reaction to a vaccine.
Checking the blood for immunity to a specific vaccine is a good idea before getting another one. Once a reaction occurs, the next time could cause a worse reaction.

In brief: Shot reaction

This is not an uncommon reaction to a vaccine.
Checking the blood for immunity to a specific vaccine is a good idea before getting another one. Once a reaction occurs, the next time could cause a worse reaction.
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