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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Adacel (Tdap Adolescent/Adult)(PF) intramuscular.

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13 Total User Reviews

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Condition: Treatment to Prevent Diphtheria, Pertussis and Tetanus
12/1/2011 12:00:26 AM

Reviewer: adacel, 75 or over Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
feeling weak , light headed,dizzy, both shoulder pain, can not work, its more than 8 days since I took this vacine Romesh grover

Condition: Treatment to Prevent Diphtheria, Pertussis and Tetanus
11/30/2011 8:33:39 PM

Reviewer: anita, 35-44 Female (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I will be caring for my new grandson and this was recommended by the hospital doctor. I got the injection 3 days ago, I have a small red bump at the injection site and a little sore today. Overall nothing to severe at this point.

Condition: Treatment to Prevent Diphtheria, Pertussis and Tetanus
9/6/2011 10:35:29 AM

Reviewer: 45-54 Female (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I'm 46, cut my finger and had to get a tetanus booster. I received Adacel and have been having horrible side effects. The first 3-4 days...muscle aches, chills, fever (102) and no energy or appetite. The inj. site red, swollen and very painful. It's day 5 and now I have itching at the inj. site. Going to see the Dr. It's been an awful 5 days. I'm not getting this shot again.

Condition: Treatment to Prevent Diphtheria, Pertussis and Tetanus
9/3/2010 9:33:12 AM

Reviewer: 45-54 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
Mild nausea a few hours after receiving injection in upper arm. One day after injection had chills after I went to bed,some mild pain at the injection site. Now 3 days later have small lump and 5 inch by 2 inch pink area at injection site, very little pain.

Condition: Treatment to Prevent Diphtheria, Pertussis and Tetanus
5/3/2010 5:59:09 PM

Reviewer: Jazminn8, 55-64 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I was not told I was getting adacel d-tap I assumed it was a regular version of the old tetnus shot. I have been very ill for almost 4 days. My arm is in excruciating pain. USERS BEWARE.. ITS HORRIBLE I am middle aged and have never been this sick from a shot..I was not told what type of tetnus I was receiving. When I called the drs. office they said no one has ever complained about a reaction. We ... Show Full Comment

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