My husband had a flu injection December 23rd 2008. He had his pacemaker checked last week which showed he had an atrial fibrillation for 6 1/2 hours on the 23rd December later in the day. Is this a side effect of the vaccine??
I'm a 35 year old in good health. I received my first ever flu shot in 2009. Two weeks later I was diagnosed with Atrial Fibrillation after experiencing what felt like heart palpitations and difficulty breathing. I was told it was likely due to alcohol consumption. This is odd to me as I drink far less than I ever have since the birth of our son in 2008. Not more than about a six pack in any given weekend. I now take a beta blocker to minimize the occurrence.
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