Most side effects after vaccination are mild. They include:
Although serious side effects following vaccination are rare, they do occur.
The U.S. government created the National Vaccine Injury Compensation Program to reimburse people who suffer a serious injury as the result of a vaccine.
All vaccines administered to children and many vaccines administered to adults are covered by the federal vaccine program, including the Hib vaccine.
Injuries that can occur after a Hib vaccine include:
The vaccine program will only consider compensation when injuries persist and require ongoing medical care for longer than six months.
VACCINE INJURY CONTACT FORM