Are There Any Reactions to the Shot?
The most common side effect is soreness of the arm and/or injection site for up to two days. Less common side effects are fever and some fatigue. Allergic reactions are rare; most are commonly associated with an allergy to eggs.
Monday, November 13, 2000
This weekend was very dissipated. I did all the usual chores and errands, but other than that, I was very unmotivated, skipping the work I brought home from work (work work) and simply reading. Jean said she was feeling tired too. She wondered if the flu shot we'd gotten on Thursday might have had anything to do with it. I still have my doubts, but for hypochondriacs everywhere, consider this from the Red Cross Flu Shot FAQ: