50,541 Parents/carers responded to an SMS about their child’s health a
few days after their HPV vaccinations.

91.1%
reported no adverse events

91.1%
reported no adverse events


8.9%
reported any adverse
event, including...


0.6%
who reported taking their child
to a doctor or emergency
department in the days after
vaccination.

The adverse events they reported were similar to the types of adverse events reported overall

4,502 parents/carers reported one or more adverse events.
The most commonly reported were:



These symptoms are known to occur after vaccination. They are generally mild and short-lived.