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Write-up: At the end of the conversation, caller stated that recently saw in (place name) that someone passed away 3 hours after receiving the injection.; This is a spontaneous report from a contactable nurse. A patient of unspecified age and gender received BNT162B2 (PFIZER-BIONTECH COVID-19 VACCINE) on unspecified date at single dose for COVID-19 immunization. Medical history and concomitant medication were not reported. Caller, calling on behalf of her sister who has pseudocholinesterase imbalance, would like to know if the Covid vaccine has any contraindication or interaction with succinylcholine. Caller stated that her and her sister are scheduled to receive the first dose of the vaccine this weekend. Caller stated that her sister had a severe reaction to succinylcholine and did not wake up for four days. Caller stated that her sister has to wear a medical bracelet because of this condition. Caller reported that her sister''s son has the same severe reaction to succinylcholine. Caller also stated that when she was a director in the lab, she heard of a person passing away in the OR due to the same reaction with succinylcholine. At the end of the conversation, caller stated that recently saw in (state name) that someone passed away 3 hours after receiving the injection. It was unknow if autopsy was done. Information on the lot/Batch number has been requested.; Sender''s Comments: The information currently available does not allow a medically meaningful assessment for the event "passed away" with unknown cause of death. The case will be reassessed should additional information become available. The impact of this report on the benefit/risk profile of the Pfizer product is evaluated as part of Pfizer procedures for safety evaluation, including the review and analysis of aggregate data for adverse events. Any safety concern identified as part of this review, as well as any appropriate action in response, will be promptly notified to Regulatory Authorities, Ethics committees and Investigators, as appropriate.; Reported Cause(s) of Death: At the end of the conversation, caller stated that recently saw in (place name) that someone passed away 3 hours after receiving the injection.
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