Belgium imposes a ban on AstraZeneca’s Covid19 vaccine

Belgium imposes a ban on AstraZeneca's Covid19 vaccine

Belgium imposes a ban on AstraZeneca’s Covid19 vaccine

The European Medicines Agency said that even though it found a “possible link” between the AstraZeneca coronavirus vaccine and a rare clotting disorder, it placed no new restrictions on using the vaccine in people 18 and over.

Belgium is disregarding Wednesday’s advice from the European Union’s drug regulator and imposing a four-week ban on administering the AstraZeneca vaccine to people aged under 56.

The European Medicines Agency said that even though a possible link has been found between the AstraZeneca coronavirus vaccine and a rare clotting disorder, it placed no new restrictions on using the vaccine in people 18 and over. The benefits still outweigh the risks of the vaccine.

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