Patients Long COVID
Posted on 15/03/2021 14:28
Most second jabs are 12 weeks after the first I believe but it also wasn't given a date for it.
Stay safe and sound everyone here much love Jules
Posted on 16/03/2021 11:00
Waiting for my second jab in May. Had Pfizer jab made me feel real naeuseas and tired early hours of morning. Worth it to protect myself from covid.
Posted on 16/03/2021 11:31
I was told they would be in touch in 11-12 weeks. If Europe send all they have back to us, could be even sooner. (Wishful thinking on my part).
Posted on 16/03/2021 17:59
I had my Astra Zeneca vaccination yesterday. I had a restless night, and woke up today with a sore arm, major headache and aching all over. I'm also exhausted and spent most of the day sleeping.
My GP warned me of side effects so not worried. Looking forward to receiving the 2nd one!
Posted on 17/03/2021 15:24
Well done Lesley. I am glad. At last you were able to have the vaccine despite your several allergies. You will be fine in a day or two. As you know, such reaction only goes to prove that you immune system is trying to fight the vaccine and that is a good sign. Good luck with the 2nd one in 11 to 12 weeks time. My 2nd AZ is due mid April.
Posted on 17/03/2021 18:26
@nineteen_gale... Thank you. I'm still exhausted and had another sleep today. My arm is painful but headache has eased a little. I'm just taking Paracetamol as the doctor suggested.
I was asked about my allergies as a precaution but told the doctor that Ceterizine should cover it. Looking forward to getting the 2nd one over and done with.
Posted on 17/03/2021 19:24
Had AstraZenica with no side effects whatsoever. Being over 80 have appointment early April for my second. My husband was the same. As he is considered housebound a Nurse will just arrive to do his. As all ladies will understand I am delighted I also have a hairdressing appointment the previous day!!! JA
Posted on 18/03/2021 12:47
When will they get to the second jab is my question for the goverment. My daughter got a date but no date for my wife and myself. Certainy a worry as there is 25 million of us with their first jab and the logistics of getting us althrough again. But still planning on my summer hols on the 12th April in the UK whether we have it or not. Am expecting a little worse side effects with the second one it seems from all reports but acceptable!
Posted on 18/03/2021 13:55
I am so glad Lesley that all has turned out well for you and that Cetirizine will cover your allergies. Good luck with your 2nd dose. Rob which one was your 1st dose/ Mi husband had Pfizer and did not have any side effects from the 2nd one. people react differently. Apparently there was a sudden surge in rising of the virus in India yesterday 35,000 tested positive. Mr. Modi has slowed down the export of AZ vaccine to us as they need to vaccinate their people from the sudden raise in the virus. Hence the delivery to UK has slowed down. I had my 1st on 15th Jan and therefore the 2nd dose should be mid April. Its left to be seen if I get called on time. Good luck everyone with their vaccine. Take care and stay safe.
Posted on 25/03/2021 15:13
Hello there, has anyone who has had Covid been vaccinated?
I had it in October and I'm still dealing with the after effects and I'm a bit nervous to get the vaccine. I haven't been given a date yet and I almost don't want to because I feel like it's a waste since I should be protected from it and my dose should go to someone else who needs it and then I'm also a bit afraid that it will "flare up" the previous bout I had.
I will obviously get the vaccine of course when it's offered to me, but I'm wrestling a bit with myself over it.