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Table 1 Baseline characteristics of patients with neurological symptoms after vaccinating inactivated COVID-19 vaccine

From: Inactivated COVID-19 vaccine induced acute stroke-like focal neurologic symptoms: a case series

Characteristics n = 19
Age, year, mean (SD) 34 (7.5)
Gender, Female 17 (89.5)
Underlying disease 7 (36.8)
 Allergic rhinitis 2 (10.5)
 Skin allergy 1 (5.2)
 Asthma 1 (5.2)
 Polycystic ovary syndrome 1 (5.2)
 Chocolate cyst 1 (5.2)
 Systemic lupus erythematosus 1(5.2)
Associated trigger
 Caffeine 8 (42.1)
 Vasoconstrictive drugs 0
 Contraceptive medications 3 (15.8)
Prior headache disorders 9 (47%)
Smoking 1 (5.2)
Recreational drug use 0
Drug allergic reaction 3 (15.8)
Psychiatric disorders including panic, hyperventilation and anxiety 0
History of food allergy 1 (5.2)
Body mass index, mean (SD) 21.3 (2.5)
Systolic Blood pressure, mmHg, mean (SD) 123.5 (9.8)
Diastolic Blood pressure, mmHg, mean (SD) 73.4 (10.6)
Heart rate, beat per minute, mean (SD) 89.8 (13.2)
  1. Abbreviation: SD Standard deviation