This post will follow adverse effects news articles that come out about the Moderna Covid 19 vaccine in order to more easily assess trends regarding its safety over time.
11 MAR 2021, NY Post — Utah mom Kassidi Kurill dies four days after second dose of Moderna vaccine
Another death, 30 hrs post v Moderna: “Dr. Erik Christensen, Utah’s chief medical examiner, told the station that proving vaccine injury as a cause of death almost never happens. ‘Did the vaccine cause this? I think that would be very hard to demonstrate in autopsy,’ he said.” Really, not related?
27 JAN 2021, USA Today — ‘COVID arm’ rash seen after Moderna vaccine annoying but harmless, doctors say
17 DEC 2020, Bloomberg — Moderna Ditches 400,000 Vaccine Doses But Still Set to Meet Goal
15 DEC 2020, Markets Insider — Moderna slides 7% even as FDA confirms vaccine’s effectiveness and safety
08 DEC 2020, Regulations.gov — “I am concerned about the possibility that the new vaccines aimed at creating immunity against the SARS-CoV-2 spike protein (including the mRNA vaccines of Moderna and Pfizer) have the potential to cause microvascular injury to the brain, heart, liver, and kidneys in a way that does not currently appear to be assessed in safety trials of these potential drugs.” Comment from J. Patrick Whelan MD PhD
27 JUL 2020, STAT News — Covid-19 vaccines may cause mild side effects, experts say, stressing need for education, not alarm
26 MAY 2020, STAT News — He experienced a severe reaction to Moderna’s Covid-19 vaccine candidate. He’s still a believer
18 MAY 2020, AP — Moderna: Early coronavirus vaccine results are encouraging
Henry Ford Health System — “Other than COMMON [capitalization is my emphasis] side effects of any vaccine – such as low-grade fever, soreness at the site of the injection or slight fatigue – there are some rare but serious side effects that include an immediate allergic reaction, or an increase in risk of developing COVID-19 if exposed to the virus afterwards.” Frequently Asked Questions about Moderna ‘COVE’ Vaccine Study