MENINGOCOCCAL MENINGITIS B "BEXSERO" - INSERT VS. VIS

Meningococcal Meningitis B "BEXSERO" made by vaccine manufacturer GlaxoSmithKline. This page will show the difference between the Adverse Reactions listed on the Vaccine Information Sheet (given to you before vaccination) and the Adverse Reactions listed on the Manufacturers Insert (not given)


ADVERSE REACTIONS ON VIS

1. PAIN AT THE INJECTION SITE

2. MYALGIA (muscle pain)

3. ERYTHEMA (Inflamed, Red Skin)

4. FATIGUE

5. HEADACHE

6. INDURATION (an abnormally hard spot)

7. NAUSEA

8. ARTHRALGIA (joint pain)

ADVERSE REACTIONS LISTED ON THE MANUFACTURERS INSERT

1. PAIN AT THE INJECTION SITE

2. MYALGIA (muscle pain)

3. ERYTHEMA (Inflamed, Red Skin)

4. FATIGUE

5. HEADACHE

6. INDURATION (an abnormally hard spot)

7. NAUSEA

8. ARTHRALGIA (joint pain)

9. FEVER

10. SEVERE PAIN

11. NASOPHARYNGITIS (inflammation of the mucous membranes of the upper pharynx)

POST MARKET ADVERSE REACTIONS

1. EXTENSIVE SWELLING OF THE VACCINATED LIMB

2. BLISTERS AT OR AROUND INJECTION SITE

3. INJECTION SITE NODULE WHICH MAY PERSIST FOR MORE THEN 1 MONTH

4. ANAPHYLACTIC REACTIONS

5. RASH

6. EYE SWELLING

7. SYNCOPE (fainting)

8. VASOVAGAL RESPONSE TO INJECTION (Loss of consciousness due to sudden drop in heart rate and blood pressure)