AstraZeneca Plc on Sunday mentioned it had performed a evaluation of individuals vaccinated with its COVID-19 vaccine which has proven no proof of an elevated danger of blood clots.
The evaluation coated greater than 17 million folks vaccinated within the European Union and United Kingdom.
“A careful review of all available safety data of more than 17 million people vaccinated in the European Union and UK with COVID-19 Vaccine AstraZeneca has shown no evidence of an increased risk of pulmonary embolism, deep vein thrombosis or thrombocytopenia, in any defined age group, gender, batch or in any particular country,” the assertion mentioned.
Authorities in Denmark, Norway and Iceland have suspended the usage of the vaccine over clotting points, whereas Austria stopped utilizing a batch of AstraZeneca photographs final week whereas investigating a demise from coagulation problems.
Ireland on Sunday quickly suspended AstraZeneca’s COVID-19 vaccine “out of an abundance of caution”.
The drugmaker mentioned further testing has and is being performed by the corporate and the European well being authorities and not one of the re-tests have proven trigger for concern.
There are additionally no confirmed points associated to high quality of any of its COVID-19 vaccine batches used throughout Europe and remainder of the world, the corporate mentioned.
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