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AstraZeneca vaccine benefits increase with age: EMA

The EU’s drug watchdog said Friday that a review of AstraZeneca’s Covid-19 vaccine found its benefits increase with age and still outweigh the...

No fewer than 1.13m AstraZeneca shots administered – NPHCDA

No fewer than 1.13 million shots of AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccines have been administered across the 36 States of the Federation and the FCT....

South Sudan Stops Using Doses of AstraZeneca Vaccine Over Expiration Fears

South Sudan health officials have stopped administering 60,000 doses of the COVID-19 AstraZeneca vaccine that are past the expiration date but still have...

Philippines lifts suspension on AstraZeneca vaccine for under 60s

The Philippines has lifted a suspension on the AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine for people under 60, an official said Monday, arguing “the benefits outweigh...

EU hints it might not order AstraZeneca jab again

The EU’s internal markets commissioner Thierry Breton hinted Sunday that the bloc might decide not to order AstraZeneca’s coronavirus jab again following delays...

Canada has second case of rare blood clots after AstraZeneca vaccine

Canada on Saturday reported a second case of rare blood clots with low platelets after immunization with AstraZeneca’s (AZN.L) COVID-19 vaccine in a week,...

Uganda to import more AstraZeneca vaccines amidst new variants

Uganda will import five million doses of AstraZeneca vaccines next month after the discovery of new COVID-19 variants in the country, President Yoweri...

Uganda to import more AstraZeneca vaccines amidst new variants – NEWS...

Uganda to import five million doses of AstraZeneca vaccines next month after discovery of new COVID-19 variants in the country. Hits: 0The post Uganda to...

‘I am delighted’: Merkel receives AstraZeneca vaccine shot

Angela Merkel, Germany’s chancellor in the Bundestag in Berlin, Germany on Friday, April 16, 2021German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Friday she was “delighted”...

AstraZeneca: 8,439 Nigerians experience mild, adverse effects after vaccination ― FG

*No death, blood clot recorded so far, it clarifies*As WHO says it’s engaging G7, G20 to tackle vaccine equityBy Joseph Erunke – AbujaThe...

Merkel receives AstraZeneca jab: spokesman

Chancellor Angela Merkel on Friday received her first dose of AstraZeneca’s Covid-19 vaccine, more than two weeks after German authorities recommended use of...

Senegal issues denial after media report of deaths linked to AstraZeneca

Senegal’s health authorities issued a denial after a newspaper on Friday said three deaths had been caused by the AstraZeneca anti-Covid vaccine. ...

Astrazeneca vaccine: 8,439 mild, adverse effects occur, says FG

No death, blood clot recorded so far, it clarifiesAs WHO says it’s engaging G7, G20 to tackle vaccine equityBy Joseph Erunke – AbujaThe...

Benefits of J&J, AstraZeneca shots outweigh risks — WHO

IN the wake of the reports of severe incidents of deadly blood clots and other adverse events trailing the AstraZeneca and  Johnson &...

Cyprus’s cabinet all receive AstraZeneca shots to win over public

Cyprus’s entire cabinet was inoculated with the AstraZeneca vaccine against COVID-19 on Thursday in an attempt to win over a cautious public on the...

17,000 so far receive first jab of AstraZeneca in Enugu –...

No fewer than 17,000 residents of Enugu have so far received their first jab of AstraZeneca in the ongoing vaccination in the state. Hits: 0The...

Denmark completely stops using AstraZeneca vaccine

Denmark is completely halting the use of AstraZeneca’s Covid-19 vaccine, Danish Health Administration head Soren Brostrom has said.The vaccination campaign will continue without...

Germany decides against AstraZeneca for under-60s – NEWS AGENCY OF NIGERIA

Germany switches vaccine for those under 60 after their first dose of AstraZeneca vaccine jab, federal and state health ministers decide. Hits: 0The post Germany...

South Sudan: President Salva Kiir Receives Astrazeneca Jab

South Sudan’s President Salva Kiir on Tuesday afternoon took his first AstraZeneca jab. Hits: 0The post South Sudan: President Salva Kiir Receives Astrazeneca Jab first...

Toke Makinwa battles with side effects after COVID-19 AstraZeneca vaccination

On-air personality, Toke Makinwa has given a disturbing update on how she feels after she took the AstraZeneca vaccine, all in a bid to...

Germany decides against AstraZeneca for second jab for under-60s

People under 60 in Germany who were given the AstraZeneca vaccine as their first dose will switch to a different vaccine for the...

India probes domestic cases of blood clots linked to AstraZeneca vaccine

By Sola OgundipeA government panel of experts in India is investigating for any domestic cases of blood clotting, even mild ones, as a...

AstraZeneca vaccine blood clot risk ‘very rare’ — EU regulator

The EU’s medicines regulator said Wednesday that blood clots should be listed as a rare side effect of the AstraZeneca jab but the...

EMA has ‘not yet reached conclusion’ on AstraZeneca

The EU’s drug regulator said Tuesday it is still deciding whether the AstraZeneca coronavirus vaccine causes blood clots, after one top official said...