U.S. health officials closely monitoring possible side effects from the first licensed COVID-19 vaccine said on Saturday they had seen at least six cases of severe allergic reactions in more than a quarter of a million shots administered – which prompted an Illinois hospital to suspend vaccinations.
Medical experts have said a chemical called polyethylene glycol (PEG), a compound most commonly used in laxatives, “ could be the culprit ” for the reactions.
PEG is an ingredient in the Pfizer vaccine as well as the Moderna Inc vaccine licensed on Friday.
But the Food and Drug Administration has said that most Americans with allergies should be safe to receive the vaccine. He said only people who have had severe allergic reactions to the vaccines or ingredients in that particular vaccine in the past should avoid getting the shot.
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The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said more than 272,000 injections of the Pfizer vaccine had been given nationwide as of Saturday morning.
The half-dozen cases of the allergic reaction were reported Friday evening and included someone with a history of vaccine reactions.
An Illinois medical facility has temporarily halted COVID-19 vaccinations after four healthcare workers had adverse reactions to the injections.
Attorney at Condell Medical Center in Libertyville stopped vaccinations on Friday and will resume them on Sunday.
Unidentified employees had reactions including tingling and an elevated heart rate moments after taking the vaccine, ABC reports 7.
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