UK Reassures On AstraZeneca After Advising Under-30s Take Other Vaccines

UK has continued to use its AstraZeneca vaccine since it became the first country to roll it out. London: British officials and ministers sought to shore up confidence in AstraZeneca’s COVID-19 vaccine on Thursday, saying advice that most people under 30 should be offered alternative shots was not unusual and would not impact the pace … Read more

AstraZeneca Blood Clot Worries Could Set Back Vaccinations Worldwide

Scrutiny of the vaccine, developed by AstraZeneca and Oxford, has been particularly intense in Europe. Growing worries that AstraZeneca Plc’s Covid-19 vaccine causes rare blood clots could hinder immunization campaigns across the world, from London to Seoul. Reviews by U.K. and European Union regulators finding potential links to the unusual side effects are another blow … Read more

Everything women need to know about the AstraZeneca vaccine

In recent weeks, concerns have been raised about the safety of the AstraZeneca vaccine due to its potential link to blood clots. Today, the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) announced that people under the age of 30 will be offered a Pfizer or Moderna vaccine instead of an AstraZeneca jab, after the  regulator found a … Read more

AstraZeneca vaccine trial in children paused while regulators look into rare blood clot reports in adults

THE TRIAL OF the Oxford/AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine in children has been paused while regulators investigate reports of a rare form of blood clot among adults. The University of Oxford said that no safety concerns have arisen from the trial itself. It is waiting for more information from the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) … Read more

Clear Link Between AstraZeneca Vaccine, Rare Blood Clots In Brain: European Official

AstraZeneca has said previously studies have found no higher risk of clots because of the vaccine. Rome: There is a link between AstraZeneca’s COVID-19 vaccine and very rare blood clots in the brain but the possible causes are still unknown, a senior official for the European Medicines Agency (EMA) said in an interview published on … Read more