Vaccine Adverse Event Reporting System (VAERS)

Have you had a reaction following a vaccination?

  1. Contact your healthcare provider.
  2. Report an Adverse Event using the VAERS online form or the new downloadable PDF. New!

Important: If you are experiencing a medical emergency, seek immediate assistance from a healthcare provider or call 9-1-1. CDC and FDA do not provide individual medical treatment, advice, or diagnosis. If you need individual medical or health care advice, consult a qualified healthcare provider.

¿Ha tenido una reacción después de recibir una vacuna?

  1. Contacte a su proveedor de salud.
  2. Reporte una reacción adversa utilizando el formulario de VAERS en línea o la nueva versión PDF descargable. Nuevo!

Vaccine Safety Information

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Ensuring Vaccine Safety

Learn how CDC works to ensure the safety of vaccines

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Safety monitoring in VAERS

Post-licensure vaccine safety monitoring using VAERS

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Information For Healthcare Providers

Specific information for healthcare providers

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