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    Kevin Dugan
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    I would like to hear from people with MDS and/or AIHA who have taken the covid vaccine. Interested in type of vaccine and side effects.

    #54021
    Kathy Lynch
    Participant

    Hi, Today on the Webinar Dr. Raza one of the top MDS researchers in the world said we NEED to get the vaccine. Because of our MDS we have weakened immune systems and getting COVID would NOT be good.
    I got my first Madera vaccine this week. It is supposed to have the least side effects. Just a very sore arm…my husband got his last week no symptoms at all.

    Take care and stay safe!

    #54028
    stacey
    Participant

    Kathy,

    A few days after you and your husband get the 2nd Moderna vaccine shot, can you then post what your side effects were from that second dose? Just like Kevin, I’m very interested in hearing about it too.

    Thanks & best wishes,
    -Stacey

    #54061
    Nelissa Godin
    Participant

    I am getting my second dose of the Pfizer Monday. No side effects whatsoever from first dose, just a soreness at the injection site.

    #54151
    Pat McChesney
    Participant

    Hi, I got my second Pfizer vac 5 days ago. I had no reaction to the first. This one was different! Day 1 I felt a little headachy; Day 2 joint and muscle pain; Day 3 (yesterday) it hit me: fever, chills, aches and pains, confusion. Except for trying to stay hydrated, I slept all the time. I woke up at 3.15 am today with damp sheets and no fever. I slept all morning and, other than some weakness, have felt like my usual self. I’m immunocompromised so I hoped the reaction wouldn’t be bad, so many people have reported few s/e’s even after the second shot, but I was different, I guess. I figure better a day of feeling lousy is better than the whole deal. My brother-in/law had the virus and said what I described was exactly how he felt, only longer. So good luck and safe passage to you all.

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