AEFI or Post-Immunization Adverse Events is a normal medical reaction that some people experience after vaccination. AEFIs are usually mild and transient and can go away on their own without treatment, with symptoms of pain in the arm after the vaccine injection, headache, muscle aches, joint pain, chills, nausea, vomiting, fatigue, fever >38,8C, and flu-like symptoms. with chills for 1-2 days.
If you experience AEFI, mDoc friends do not need to panic, because by resting, taking fever-reducing medication as prescribed by a doctor, drinking water, or compressing the painful area with a clean cloth moistened with cold water, the symptoms of AEFI will gradually improve.
However, if the fever persists for more than 48 hours, mDoc friends should self-isolate and get tested for COVID-19. If the complaint does not subside, remain calm, and immediately contact the medical team for further treatment.
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