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COVID-19 Vaccine Info

RISKS FOR ALLERGIC REACTION TO PFIZER-BIOTECH COVID-19 VACCINE:

  • History of severe allergic reaction to another vaccine
  • History of severe allergic reaction to an injectable medication
  • History of severe allergic reaction to any component of the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine – including polyethylene glycol (PEG).

NOT RISK FACTORS FOR REACTION:

  • History of food, pet, insect, venom, environmental, latex allergies
  • History of allergy to oral medications
  • Non-serious allergy to vaccines or other injectables
  • Family history of anaphylaxis
  • Allergen immunotherapy (shots)

Pfizer Covid Vaccine and Allergy – https://allergylosangeles.com/allergy-blog/covid-vaccine-and-allergy/

Pfizier-BioTech COVID-19 vaccine components:

  • Active Ingredient: nucleoside-modified messenger RNA (modRNA) encoding the viral spike glycoprotein (S) of SARS-CoV-2
  • Lipids
    • (4-hydroxybutyl)azanediyl)bis(hexane-6,1-diyl)bis (ALC-3015)
    • (2- hexyldecanoate),2-[(polyethylene glycol)-2000]-N,N-ditetradecylacetamide (ALC-0159)
    • 1,2-distearoyl-snglycero-3-phosphocholine (DPSC)
    • cholesterol
  • Salts
    • potassium chloride
    • monobasic potassium phosphate
    • sodium chloride
    • basic sodium phosphate dihydrate 
  • Other
    • sucrose

The Moderna COVID-19 Vaccine contains the following ingredients: messenger ribonucleic acid (mRNA), lipids (SM-102, polyethylene glycol [PEG] 2000 dimyristoyl glycerol [DMG], cholesterol, and 1,2-distearoyl-sn-glycero-3-phosphocholine [DSPC]), tromethamine, tromethamine hydrochloride, acetic acid, sodium acetate, and sucrose.