The European Union’s medicines regulator declared the Oxford-AstraZeneca COVID-19 jab, which is still undergoing clinical trials, as safe to use following its suspension in several EU countries that reported blood clots in some patients who received the vaccine. While the vaccine distributor received the green light to continue its rollout in EU countries that approved […]
After reports of blood clot formations in vaccinated individuals, health authorities in Denmark, Norway, and Iceland have halted the use of Oxford-AstraZeneca’s experimental COVID-19 vaccine on March 11. The European Medicines Agency (EMA), however, said that there was no indication that the “vaccine” was linked to the risk of blood clots, maintaining that its benefits […]
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Switzerland has banned the AstraZeneca vaccine, becoming the only country in Europe not to authorize it. The decision came after the Swiss medical regulator concluded a lack of data on the vaccine’s efficacy.