top of page
  • Writer's pictureElizabeth Santoso

Common Vaccination Side Effects On-Demand Health Workers

Vaccination is an important step in preventing disease and protecting health. Although vaccination is generally safe, some mild side effects may occur after vaccination. The following are some common side effects of vaccination that can be overcome with the help of on-demand health workers:

  1. Pain or Redness at the Injection Site: This side effect is common and usually goes away within a few days. Icing the affected area and taking pain relievers recommended by a healthcare professional can help reduce discomfort.

  2. Mild Fever: Some people may experience a mild fever after vaccination. Drinking plenty of fluids and getting enough rest can help the body fight these side effects.

  3. Fatigue or Lethargy: Feeling tired or lethargic after vaccination is common and usually goes away within a few days. Getting enough rest and avoiding strenuous activity can help the body recover.

  4. Mild Flu Symptoms: Some people may feel like they have mild flu symptoms after vaccination, such as headache, muscle aches, or loss of appetite. These symptoms should not last long and can be managed with rest and drinking plenty of fluids.

  5. Allergic Reactions: Allergic reactions to vaccines are very rare, but if you experience symptoms such as shortness of breath, skin rash, or swelling at the injection area, immediately contact an on-demand health worker or go to the nearest health facility.

It is important to report any side effects you experience to your on-demand healthcare professional so they can provide appropriate advice or treatment. If you have a history of allergies or other health problems, consult a health professional before vaccination to avoid the possibility of more serious side effects.


bottom of page