Reactions: Gardasil info sheet VS actual reports
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Adverse reactions according to Gardasil prescribing information sheet
Very commonly (more than 1 in 10 patients), side effects found at the injection site include: pain, swelling and redness. Headache was also seen.
Commonly (more than 1 in 100 patients), side effects found at the injection site include: bruising, itching, pain in extremity. Fever and nausea have also been reported.
Rarely (less than 1 in 1000 patients): hives (urticaria).
Very rarely (less than 1 in 10,000 patients), difficulty breathing (bronchospasm) has been reported.
When Gardasil was given with a combined diphtheria, tetanus, pertussis [acellular, component] and poliomyelitis [inactivated] booster vaccine during the same visit, there was more headache and injection-site swelling.
Side effects that have been reported during marketed use include: Fainting, sometimes accompanied by shaking or stiffening, has been reported. Although fainting episodes are uncommon, patients should be observed for 15 minutes after they receive HPV vaccine.
Allergic reactions that may include difficulty breathing, wheezing (bronchospasm), hives and rash have been reported. Some of these reactions have been severe.
As with other vaccines, side effects that have been reported during general use include: swollen glands (neck, armpit, or groin), Guillain-Barré Syndrome (muscle weakness, abnormal sensations, tingling in the arms, legs and upper body), dizziness, vomiting, joint pain, aching muscles, unusual tiredness or weakness, chills, generally feeling unwell, bleeding or bruising more easily than normal, and skin infection at the injection site.
Adverse Events reported to VAERS after HPV vaccination
Autoimmune Disease (Lupus / Mixed Connective Tissue Disease)
Blood Sugar Issues
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Degenerative disk disease
Early Onset of Menopause
Enlarged fallopian tubes
Epstein Barr Virus (EBV)
Extreme pain in the tailbone area
Gray film on teeth
Hair growth in strange places
Hand / Leg Weakness
Hearing loss (Permanent)
Hearing loss (Temporary)
High levels of metals in blood: aluminium, mercury
Hot / Cold Intolerance
Leaky Gut Syndrome
Loss of bladder control
Memory Loss (long-term)
Memory Loss (short-term)
Menstrual cycle changes
Metallic taste in mouth
Moles (Increase in number of)
Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
Neurological reactions to fungal metabolites
Other types of cancer
PCOS (Poly-Cystic Ovarian Syndrome)
Pelvic Inflammatory Disease (PID)
Pins / Needles in Extremities
Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome (Orthostatic Intolerance)
Random twitching of extremities
Raynaud's Phenomenon (loss of blood circulation to hands and/or feet)
Ruptured ovarian cysts
Sensitivity to commercially processed citric acidm MSG, sulfur and other additives
Severe nerve pain syndrome
Shortness of breath
Sound sensitivity w/ Anxiety
Sudden drops in blood pressure
Swelling / Edema
Swollen lymph nodes
Thrombosis Toothaches/Teeth Changes
Tremors: hand and/or leg
Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
Vision changes - long term
Vision loss (Permanent)
Vision loss (Temporary)
Vision Problems - abnormal pupillary function / dilation
Weight gain or loss (20 – 30 lbs.)