Before, During, and After Vaccination
For younger children:
For older children and adolescents:
Sometimes children can experience mild reactions from vaccines, such as pain at the injection site, a rash, or a fever. These reactions are normal and will soon go away. The following tips will help you identify and minimize mild side effects.
Take a moment to read the Vaccine Information Sheet your health care professional gives during your visit. This sheet has helpful information and describes possible side effects your child may experience.