Questions and Answers About AstraZeneca Vaccine Stopping
Spain has followed in the wake of other European countries and has decided to stop the distribution of the Oxford / AstraZeneca vaccine for at least 15 days. This turn comes after the health authorities, including the Ministry of Health, the EMA and the WHO, insistently recommended its use until last Friday. Some countries had even started lift the restriction that people over 55 years of age should not be inoculated. The reason for this change: a series of cases of rare cerebral thrombosis presented in people who received the vaccine but that, at the moment, there is no evidence that they are linked to it. Next, we answer some doubts about what until now was one of the main sera in the European and Spanish immunization strategy.
Spain suspends vaccination with AstraZeneca for 15 days pending more information on cases of thrombi