0000043676 00000 n CDC Recommends Pneumococcal Vaccination … xref Tell your vaccine provider if the person getting the vaccine: In some cases, your health care provider may decide to postpone PPSV23 vaccination to a future visit. Pneumovax 23 (pneumococcal 23-polyvalent vaccine) for Pneumococcal Disease Prophylaxis: “Sore at injection site and a little stiffness in muscle around injection site, but no other symptoms. 0000004382 00000 n Adverse reactions should be reported to the Vaccine Adverse Event Reporting System (VAERS). 0000005971 00000 n I experienced very sore and stiff muscle tissue for several weeks, which effected my recovery in physical therapy. 0000007654 00000 n I am 65 now preparing for the newest vaccine (Prevnar 13) and follow-up shot in one year.”, Pneumovax 23 (pneumococcal 23-polyvalent vaccine) for Pneumococcal Disease Prophylaxis: “Got that drug in April 2016 , felt sick that day at work. 0000002216 00000 n 0000044743 00000 n �f�g>à�������p���:��N�lF�+f�#2؀.ra�f�ͮ��A�@�@7���m�����eǤ�9�3�c[�]!�ߘ�0�1�i����f�F%�U��e6��nm�cjc��]���?ه���b�4��fa`��'� Ȓg`���Pr*@� GDE endstream endobj 241 0 obj <>/Filter/FlateDecode/Index[32 144]/Length 27/Size 176/Type/XRef/W[1 1 1]>>stream CDC is not responsible for Section 508 compliance (accessibility) on other federal or private website. 0000016741 00000 n 0000037818 00000 n 0000038272 00000 n Besides pneumonia, pneumococcal bacteria can also cause: Anyone can get pneumococcal disease, but children under 2 years of age, people with certain medical conditions, adults 65 years or older, and cigarette smokers are at the highest risk. 0000003942 00000 n Visit the VAERS websiteexternal icon or call 1-800-822-7967. A second dose of PPSV23, and another type of pneumococcal vaccine called PCV13, are recommended for certain high-risk groups. PPSV (10/30/19), Department of Health and Human Services You will be subject to the destination website's privacy policy when you follow the link. Saving Lives, Protecting People, http://www.immunize.org/vis/vis_spanish.asp, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, Meningitis (infection of the tissue covering the brain and spinal cord). 0000008093 00000 n In hindsight I would have opted for an injection in another area of the body if it were offered at the time. Available for Android and iOS devices. 0000014539 00000 n 0000020269 00000 n Would not advise anyone to subject themselves to this. This material is provided for educational purposes only and is not intended for medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. Cramps and pain in my shoulder where I got the shot. People sometimes faint after medical procedures, including vaccination. I have had two of these in 6 years. Data sources include IBM Watson Micromedex (updated 2 Nov 2020), Cerner Multum™ (updated 2 Nov 2020), ASHP (updated 23 Oct 2020) and others. VAERS is only for reporting reactions, and VAERS staff do not give medical advice. People with minor illnesses, such as a cold, may be vaccinated. 0000002438 00000 n 176 0 obj <> endobj For Pneumococcal Disease Prophylaxis: “I had pneumococcal vaccine 1 week ago and I continue to be tired and weak, fever , chills. Subscribe to Drugs.com newsletters for the latest medication news, alerts, new drug approvals and more. Hojas de información sobre vacunas están disponibles en español y en muchos otros idiomas. CDC twenty four seven. %%EOF My shoulder have been aching every day and night constantly since I got that shot. 0000002986 00000 n 0000002394 00000 n 0000087243 00000 n For other signs that concern you, call your health care provider. PPSV23 is recommended for: ‚ All adults 65 years or older, ‚ Anyone 2 years or older with certain medical conditions that can lead to an increased risk for pneumococcal disease.