In some cases side effects will be more intense after the second dose (Composite: Kim Mogg / JPIMedia)

Pfizer vaccine side effects: 10 symptoms after first and second dose of Covid jab

Nearly 90 million doses have now been administered in the UK with three-quarters of adults fully-vaccinated

Friday, 13th August 2021, 12:52 pm

Three-quarters of UK adults have now received both doses of the coronavirus vaccine as restrictions have been eased over the last few weeks.

Nearly 90 million doses have been administered, with 89% of people receiving a first dose and 75% who are fully-vaccinated, according to figures from the Department of Health and Social Care.

Anyone who is aged under 40 will either be given the Pfizer or Moderna vaccine.

It is normal to experience some mild side effects after the jab and in some cases symptoms will be more intense after the second dose.

If you receive the Pfizer Covid-19 vaccine, here are 10 side effects.

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