October 28, 2021

The Queens County Citizen

Complete Canadian News World

COVID-19: Dube induces 3rd dose of vaccine

COVID-19: Dube induces 3rd dose of vaccine

Health and Social Services Minister Christian Dubey believes that Quebecars will have to inject a third dose of vaccine next fall, depending on the evolution of the variants.

Also read: 12-17 years: It is possible to have a second dose earlier, but only without an appointment

Also read: Vaccine passport from 1stIs September if health condition deteriorates

In an interview with 98.5 on Friday, he indicated that he was “not surprised.”

“As the epidemic continues around the world, I would not be surprised if a third dose had to be given somewhere this fall,” he explained.

The company Pfizer / BioMtech announced on Thursday that it plans to request authorization “in the coming weeks” for a third dose of the vaccine against COVID-19, especially in the United States and Europe.

“The booster dose given six months after the second dose has a consistent safety profile, but detects high levels of neutralizing antibodies” against the virus, including the beta variant, found in South Africa. .

The 3E However, Minister Christian Dubey said the dose would be recommended from public health.

“We have proven that our vaccination activities are very effective. The important thing is to have 1Back And 2E Dosage. And when we get to the next level, we will see what we can do, ”he said.

See also:

READ  Pictures of Haitians retreating at the border "do not reflect" the United States