In April, after a rare case of thrombosis, US regulators temporarily stopped using the Johnson & Johnson vaccine.
Scientific committee that advises the government Canada About vaccination Coronavirus disease Recommended for Monday vaccine Johnson (J&J) Reserved for the following persons 30 years old or more.
This announcement from the Canadian National Advisory Committee on Immunization (CCNI) was issued a few hours after Denmark due to the possible cancellation of the J&J vaccine Serious side effects Although European regulatory agencies and the World Health Organization (WHO) approve its use.
In rare cases, US regulators temporarily suspended the use of the vaccine in April. Thrombosis. France has decided to manage people over 55 years old, just like AstraZeneca produces.
This Johnson & Johnson vaccine can be used for people who have no contraindications, “If the person wants to get the vaccine faster than waiting for the vaccine, Messenger RNA vaccine If the benefits outweigh the risks,” he clarified.
On March 5, Canada authorized Johnson & Johnson to provide a single-dose vaccine for humans Over 18 years, But it has not been distributed nationwide.
Canadian provinces and territories may adjust the age threshold for this antiviral drug according to their vaccine supply.