What are the expected side effects of the COVID-19 vaccine?



The expected side effects that people are having to the COVID-19 vaccine most commonly include headaches, muscle aches, joint aches, and fatigue.

Only about 10% (or 1 out of 10) of people who get the vaccine will have these side effects.

Dr. Jamal K. Gwathney, MD, MPH, FAAFP

CAPT, U.S. Public Health Service