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Vaccination of children begins and the third dose in the country

Vaccination of children begins and the third dose in the country

Application of the third dose for people over 60 and for the most vulnerable groups will start within October. Anida Bushati, member of the technical committee indicates that the third dose will be performed 6 months after the second is taken.

"The new dose will be performed 6 months after the second dose, will be performed by all persons over 60 years and risk groups, and those who are in the front line who have more contacts and have a lot of opportunities. high infection.

At this point you will need a recommendation and meet the criteria over 60 years old there is no need for a recommendation, if you are under 60 years old then you need a doctor if it enters the list of diseases, hematological diseases, immunosuppressed disease or health conditions in danger".

The member of the Committee also said that the committee of experts has recommended a single dose of vaccine for those over 12 years old.

"We are talking about all children over the age of 12, we strongly recommend that the vaccine be given to risk groups, children who are immunosuppressive, children who suffer from immune system pathologies or who have other pathologies that compromise the system. immune.

"These will make a single dose and of course parental approval is needed for children who do not have pathology . "

Experts specify that Pfizer and Astrazeneca vaccines will be used for the third dose of the vaccine.

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