According to the Expanded Program on Immunization (EPI) Panama has received a total of 1,212,000 doses of the AstraZeneca vaccine.
Panama received at dawn this Sunday 163,200 new doses of the vaccine
-19 developed by the pharmaceutical AstraZeneca
With the arrival of this eighth shipment, AstraZeneca
fulfills the delivery of one million doses agreed with Panama.
Foreign Minister Erika Mouynes
reported that Panama is the first country in Latin America to receive all the doses agreed bilaterally with this pharmaceutical company.
According to the Expanded Program on Immunization (PAI), Panama has received 1,212,000 doses of the AstraZeneca vaccine
between the Covax
mechanism and the bilateral route.
In the country, the AstraZeneca vaccine
is applied to men and women over 30 years of age on a voluntary basis.
According to the latest EPI report in Panama, 5,175,291 vaccines
have been applied nationally, including first and second doses of Pfizer
From the pharmaceutical house Pfizer
, 4,435,065 vaccines
have been applied, while 740,226 doses have been placed from AstraZeneca