Most COVID-19 vaccine reactions are similar to those of the flu shot. Learn more about the possible side effects and find answers to questions on allergies and fertility.
We know our patients have questions about the availability, safety and effectiveness of COVID-19 vaccines. Here is the latest information available.
COVID-19 vaccine side effects may include pain or swelling at the vaccination site, a fever, chills, tiredness, or headache. Learn more about how to manage these side effects, and when to follow up with your doctor.
Short-term side effects from COVID-19 vaccines are similar to other symptoms you may experience after a vaccination.
In this video, Jessica Ansel, Clinical Research Coordinator at BIDMC’s Center for Virology and Vaccine Research, talks about COVID-19 vaccine side effects.