Are chills a side effect of the shingles shot?

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it might be. Occasionally, the side effects of a shingles vaccine may be some or any of these: 

  • A runny or stuffy nose
  • Chills 
  • Body aches 
  • Fever 
  • Diarrhea 
  • Flu like symptoms 
  • Arm or leg pain 

A rare side effect is an allergic reaction to the vaccine, which may cause difficulty in breathing and swallowing or development of rashes.