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Write-up: Anaphylactic reaction to vaccine; Felt like an elephant was sitting on my chest; Could not take a deep breath; dizzy lightheaded; Had tingling in my feet; headache; chest pains; This is a spontaneous report from a contactable consumer (patient). A 42-years-old non pregnant female patient received bnt162b2 (BNT162B2), dose 2 via an unspecified route of administration, administered in Arm Left on 10Apr2021 10:00 (at the age of 42-year-old) (Batch/Lot Number: Ew0158) as SINGLE DOSE for covid-19 immunisation. Medical history included Asthma, anaphylactic reactions to shellfish, PCN, codeine. Known allergies included: PCN, codeine, nuts, shellfish, potatoes, green beans, apples, tomatoes. Concomitant medication(s) included loratadine (CLARITIN [LORATADINE]) taken for an unspecified indication, start and stop date were not reported; polycarbophil calcium (FIBER) taken for an unspecified indication, start and stop date were not reported; vitamin b complex (B COMPLEX [VITAMIN B COMPLEX]) taken for an unspecified indication, start and stop date were not reported; magnesium (MAGNESIUM) taken for an unspecified indication, start and stop date were not reported; iron (IRON) taken for an unspecified indication, start and stop date were not reported. The patient took Clartin, fiber, b complex, magnesium, iron, probot in two weeks. The patient previously took first dose of bnt162b2 in left arm on 20Mar2021 at 14:15 (lot number=Er2613) for covid-19 immunisation. No other vaccine in four weeks. No covid prior vaccination. No covid tested post vaccination. On 11Apr2021 02:00 AM, the patient experienced Anaphylactic reaction to vaccine. Felt like an elephant was sitting on her chest. Could not take a deep breath. She was also dizzy lightheaded. Had tingling in her feet, headache and chest pains. Most of her symptoms went away after she was given a high dose of Benadryl and prednisone. She also has asthma and a history of delayed anaphylactic reactions. It will be a 4-5 days before her lungs completely recover from this. AE Resulted in Emergency room/department or urgent care. Outcome of the events was recovering.
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