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Those interested in applying the AstraZeneca vaccine will be able to sign up from April 20

Those interested in applying the AstraZeneca vaccine will be able to sign up from April 20

Panama received this Friday, April 16, 36,000 doses of the AstraZeneca vaccine through the Covax Mechanism.

Starting next Tuesday, April 20, people who wish to apply the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine will be able to register through the website https://vacunas.panamasolidario.gob.pa/vacunas_menu/.

This was announced by the Vice Minister of Health of Panama, Ivette Berrío, through her Twitter account.

This Friday, the Ministry of Health reported that Panama received 36,000 doses of the AstraZeneca vaccine through the Covax Mechanism.

During the announcement, the Health authorities highlighted that the AstraZeneca vaccine protects against the new coronavirus, reporting an efficacy of 76% to prevent symptomatic COVID-19, and 85% efficacy in people 65 years of age or older.

The recommendation for the application of this vaccine in the country is that it be used in men older than 30 years, and women older than 50 years.

The Ministry of Health has not yet defined a date for the start of vaccination with the AstraZeneca doses.



Comments

Oh ya 29 days ago
Yup the rest of the world has either banned this vaccine or stopped using it and panama is trying to use it still. Lord help the stupid people that can not read thus no not the problems with it

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