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Measles, Mumps & Rubella 3-in-1 Vaccine (MMR)

Release date2016/12/21

 MMR Vaccine Side Effects

The MMR vaccine is very safe, and it is effective at preventing measles, mumps, and rubella. Vaccines, like any medicine, can have side effects. Most people who get MMR vaccine do not have any serious problems with it. Getting MMR vaccine is much safer than getting measles, mumps or rubella.

 

Common Side Effects of MMR Vaccine

    Sore arm from the shot
    Fever
    Mild rash
    Temporary pain and stiffness in the joints, mostly in teenage or adult women who did not already have immunity to the rubella component of the vaccine