After the deadly year 2020, finally, there is some relief because the Coronavirus vaccines have been authorized. The effectiveness of all the vaccines is tested properly before they are allowed to use. Many people have received the vaccine and many are about to take it in the upcoming months. People are worried and even scared to take the vaccine at first because of the known and common side effects of the Corona vaccine.
Vaccines are used to build immunity and provide the body strength to fight against the Coronavirus. Vaccination can reduce the risk factor but still, there are chances that you can get corona even after taking the vaccine, but the symptoms are often mild and the body has already built the protection so it will combat the virus more easily.
After the vaccination, many people have no reaction and many have experienced some side effects that are quite common and normal that usually go away within some days.
Day by day as more people are receiving the vaccination, we have looked at some side effects and allergic reactions to the vaccine.
Common side effects of Coronavirus Vaccine
According to the world health organization and other health authorities, these are the possible side effects of the Covid-19 vaccine:-
- Muscle pain
- Pain on the arm
- Redness and swelling on the arm
- Itchy rashes on the arm
Please note that if you experience any of the above side effects, it may affect your ability to perform your daily activities but soon the side effects will go away. Some people have experienced the side effects on the injection site only on the arm that they got the vaccine. Also, Experts say that the side effects of the second dose are likely to have more strong and severe side effects as compared to the first dose of vaccines.
Allergic reactions to the Coronavirus Vaccine
If you have had any serious health issues and allergic reactions in the past, kindly inform the healthcare staff before taking the vaccine and carefully check the ingredients used in your vaccine.
Severe allergic reactions are uncommon but if you do get any allergic reaction, the staff is trained to help you and deal with the allergic reactions.
It is not known that catching and spreading the virus will stop after getting vaccinated. So we all should follow the safety rules that are mentioned below:-
- Maintain Hand hygiene
- Avoid crowds
- Cover the face and wear Mask
- Maintain social distancing
- Self isolate if you get any corona symptoms
Let’s hope this year our lives will get back to normal and the world will be Corona-free soon. Don’t hesitate and get vaccinated because it will save your life and other people’s lives too.