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One In Four People Experience Mild Side Effects From Covishield COVID-19 Vaccine: Lancet Study
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One In Four People Experience Mild Side Effects From Covishield COVID-19 Vaccine: Lancet Study

The researchers from King's College London in the UK found that most systemic side effects (meaning side effects excluding where the injection took place) of Covishield peaked within the first 24 hours following vaccination and usually lasted 1-2 days ...
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COVID Vaccination: Dos And Don’ts To Remember As Vaccines Rollout For All Adults From May 1
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COVID Vaccination: Dos And Don’ts To Remember As Vaccines Rollout For All Adults From May 1

COVID-19 vaccination for everyone above the age of 18 will open from May 1, here are a few things to know about the vaccine, and things to follow before and after COVID vaccination ...
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Johnson & Johnson's COVID Vaccine Expected To Be Imported By June-July: Science And Technology Ministry
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Johnson & Johnson’s COVID Vaccine Expected To Be Imported By June-July: Science And Technology Ministry

To expand the COVID-19 vaccine manufacturing capacity in India, Johnson & Johnson has signed a tech-transfer agreement with Biological E Limited, for the manufacturing of their investigational vaccine candidate ...
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PM Modi Interacts With Vaccine Manufacturers, Urges Them To Scale Up Production Capacity
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PM Modi Interacts With Vaccine Manufacturers, Urges Them To Scale Up Production Capacity

PM Modi said that throughout the process of developing and manufacturing COVID vaccines, the country has constantly worked with the spirit of public-private partnership under the 'Mission Covid Suraksha' ...
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India Scales Up COVID-19 Vaccine Coverage, All Above 18 Eligible To Take Vaccine From May 1
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India Scales Up COVID-19 Vaccine Coverage, All Above 18 Eligible To Take Vaccine From May 1

Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that the government has been working hard from over a year to ensure that maximum number of Indians are able to get the COVID-19 vaccine in the shortest possible of time ...
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Health Ministry Issues Regulatory Pathways For Foreign-Produced COVID-19 Vaccines
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Health Ministry Issues Regulatory Pathways For Foreign-Produced COVID-19 Vaccines

Applicants for grant of approval for Restricted Use in Emergency situation may be submitted to Central Drugs Standards Control Organisation (CDSCO) and the application can be made by the foreign manufacturer through its Indian subsidiary or through its authorized agent in India ...
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Equitable Access To COVID-19 Vaccine Critically Important To Fight Pandemic, India's 'Vaccine Maitri' Trying To Ensure Access To All: External Affairs Minister
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Equitable Access To COVID-19 Vaccine Critically Important To Fight Pandemic, India’s ‘Vaccine Maitri’ Trying To Ensure Access To All: External Affairs Minister

In an interactive session at the opening day of the Raisina Dialogue, which is being held virtually, External Affairs Minister said that India's 'vaccine maitri' approach was trying to ensure no one gets left behind in taking the COVID-19 vaccine jab ...
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Centre Fast Tracks Emergency Approvals For Foreign-Produced COVID-19 Vaccines
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Centre Fast Tracks Emergency Approvals For Foreign-Produced COVID-19 Vaccines

A meeting of National Expert Group on Vaccine Administration for COVID-19 (NEGVAC) recommended increasing the basket of vaccines by including those which have been approved in other countries ...
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Russia's COVID-19 Vaccine Sputnik V Gets Approval Of Expert Committee In India
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Russia’s COVID-19 Vaccine Sputnik V Gets Approval Of Expert Committee In India

If approved by the Drugs Controller General of India (DCGI), Sputnik V will be the third COVID-19 vaccine to be used in India after Serum Institute of India's Covishield - developed by Oxford-AstraZeneca - and Bharat Biotech's Covaxin ...
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India To Have Five More COVID Vaccines By October, Sputnik V Expected To Get Emergency Use Nod In 10 Days
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India To Have Five More COVID Vaccines By October, Sputnik V Expected To Get Emergency Use Nod In 10 Days

The five COVID-19 vaccines are Sputnik V vaccine (in collaboration with Dr. Reddy's), Johnson & Johnson vaccine (in collaboration with Biological E), Novavax vaccine (in collaboration with Serum India), Zydus Cadila's vaccine, and Bharat Biotech's Intranasal Vaccine ...
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Benefits Of AstraZeneca’s COVID-19 Vaccine Outweigh Risks Despite 'Possible Links' Of Blood Clots, Says EU Regulator
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Benefits Of AstraZeneca’s COVID-19 Vaccine Outweigh Risks Despite ‘Possible Links’ Of Blood Clots, Says EU Regulator

The European Medicines Agency (EMA) said that it is reminding healthcare professionals and people receiving the vaccine to remain aware of the possibility of very rare cases of blood clots combined with low levels of blood platelets occurring within two weeks of vaccination ...
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"Memorable Moment, We Even Clicked Pictures": Nurses Who Gave PM Modi His Second COVID-19 Vaccine Dose
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“Memorable Moment, We Even Clicked Pictures”: Nurses Who Gave PM Modi His Second COVID-19 Vaccine Dose

PM Modi gets his second dose of COVID-19 vaccine, urges people to get inoculated when required as vaccination is the only way to defeat the virus Social Post ...
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