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Date of FDA meeting for approval: 12-17-2020
There are no specific recommendations regarding shellfish allergies and the COVID-19 vaccine.
The Advisory Committee of Immunization Practice voted that these two populations should be the first to receive the vaccine.
While there are some vaccines being tested that may use a live virus, the vaccines that are near the end of development (Moderna, Pfizer, AstraZeneca, or Johnson & Johnson) do not use the live form of the virus.
No, these vaccines being tested do not contain microchips. This idea has developed from misinformation spread online.
No, the proteins will not make you sick. You may experience side effects from the vaccine.
Yes, it is possible to experience side effects from these vaccines much like the annual influenza vaccine or any other vaccination. These side effects can range from a sore arm to feeling warm or muscle aches. These are signs that an immune response is building in your body and are completely normal. Experiencing these side effects does not mean you have a mild form of the virus.
All but one of the vaccines that are currently in Phase 3 Trials will require the use of two vaccinations to gain the full effect.
Yes, it is recommended that even if you receive the vaccine that you should still follow all the guidelines set by the CDC. This is because it will take time to immunize the entire country to the point where there is no concern of transmission.
There is no information on whether or not you should receive the vaccine if you are not feeling well at this time.
Emergency Use Authorization submission date: 2-4-2021
Date of FDA meeting for approval: 2-26-2021
Emergency Use Authorization Approval Date: 2-27-2021
Individuals with a known history of severe allergic reaction to any components of the Janssen COVID-19 vaccine are contraindicated.
There is no data available regarding the use of the Janssen COVID-19 vaccine to complete another vaccination series.
There is currently no data available regarding the use of this vaccine with other vaccines.