The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) accidentally distributed a presentation slide, showing potential side effects of different COVID-19 vaccines. The list included death, myocarditis, autoimmune disease, and seizures according to HumanAreFree.
The slide in question showed the FDA’s initial list of “possible adverse event outcomes” at a public meeting of the FDA’s Product Advisory Committee on the safety and efficacy of COVID-19 vaccines on Oct. 22, 2020.
💉 side effects accidentally shown at FDA presentation 2020 appeared for split second at 2:33:40 of original timing of FDA presentation Oct 22nd. During that split sec, screen showed adverse effects of 💉 which FDA knew about in Oct 2020, even before they allowed it.
A presentation slide from the Vaccines and Related Biological Products Advisory Committee meeting on Oct. 22, 2020. (U.S. Food and Drug Administration Screenshot via TheBL/YouTube)
The full list of possible side effects includes:
acute disseminated encephaloymelitis (a brief and widespread inflammation of the brain and spinal cord that damages myelin–the protective nerve fiber cover)
narcolepsy and cataplexy
acute myocardial infarction
pregnancy and birth outcomes
other acute demyelinating diseases
non-anaphylactic allergic reactions
disseminated intravascular coagulation
arthritis and arthralgia/joint pain
vaccine enhanced disease.
While adverse events were discussed at the meeting, the slide’s contents were not examined in depth.
Despite the lengthy list of potential side effects FDA still granted Pfizer emergency use authorization just two months after the meeting, on Dec. 11, 2020.