March 21, 2023

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Kovid 19. Do people with low immunity need a fourth dose of the vaccine?

Kovid 19. Do people with low immunity need a fourth dose of the vaccine?

“I received three doses of the Kovid-19 vaccine, I had a transplant and after SARS-Cov-2 serology, I was negative. I should do 4E Injection? ⁇, Asks Rene de Mormont (Sean-Maritime). Western France Will answer you.

Yes, there is a good chance you will need to take another injection Vaccine Against Kovid-19.

Currently, it is time to give a booster dose to those over 65, those with co-morbidities and people with weakened immune systems.

Remember that “The vaccine booster is intended to maintain a good level of protection by restoring the administration of the vaccine dose and stimulating the immune system.”, As explained by the Ministry of Health, On his site‌.

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The fourth dose in some cases

As part of this vaccine booster campaign, a fourth dose may be given Severe decreased immunity They have already received three doses on medical advice in their initial vaccination schedule. “, Refers to the Ministry of Health.

The third is already recommended “People with severe immunodeficiency (patients with solid organ transplants, recent bone marrow transplants, dialysis patients, patients with autoimmune diseases treated with strong immunosuppressants such as anti-CD20 or anti-metabolites)”, Accurate

In these cases, the third dose of the vaccine should be given at least four weeks after the second dose and as soon as possible after this date.

Where to get the vaccine?

If you are eligible for a booster dose, third or fourth dose: You can be vaccinated at the vaccination center, at your attending physician (general practitioner or specialist), at the pharmacy, at the nursing or midwife’s office, or at service hospitals. You have been followed.

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If in doubt about this fourth dose, talk to your doctor or specialist who will follow you.