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Does Walgreens have Pfizer COVID-19 booster shots?

2022-07-23 13:00:02
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Does Walgreens have Pfizer COVID-19 booster shots?

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Is a fourth COVID-19 booster shot needed to have a better protection against COVID-19?

Business Insider: “Pfizer CEO says a fourth booster shot is 'necessary' to protect against COVID-19.” CNBC: “Covid cases are rising as omicron's 'stealth' subvariant spreads around the world.” The Washington Post: “Pfizer and BioNTech to seek authorization of second coronavirus booster shot for people 65 and older.”

Is it normal to have side effects after second COVID-19 vaccine?

Side effects after your second shot may be more intense than the ones you experienced after your first shot. These side effects are normal signs that your body is building protection and should go away within a few days.

Is it normal for the Pfizer and Moderna vaccines to cause swelling in the armpit?

The swelling in the armpit was a recognized side effect in the large trials of the Moderna and Pfizer-BioNTech vaccines. According to The New York Times, in Moderna's study, "11.6% of patients reported swollen lymph nodes after the first dose, and 16% after the second dose.

Why does the COVID-19 vaccine cause arm pain?

Your body recognizes the protein as an antigen — something foreign — and starts reacting to it with inflammation at the injection site. This is why the first shot very commonly causes arm pain.

What are the common side effects of the COVID-19 vaccine?

The most commonly reported side effects were pain at the injection site, tiredness, headache, muscle pain, chills, joint pain, and fever.

What does a lack of side effects from the COVID-19 vaccine mean?

Side effects after the COVID-19 vaccine are caused by your immune system. But a lack of side effects doesn't mean your COVID-19 vaccine didn't work.

What are the common side effects of the Janssen COVID-19 vaccine?

The most commonly reported side effects were pain at the injection site, headache, fatigue, muscle aches and nausea. Most of these side effects occurred within 1-2 days following vaccination and were mild to moderate in severity and lasted 1-2 days.