New Delhi: The whole world is currently battling the epidemic coronavirus. The covid vaccine is being introduced to stop the corona wave. Meanwhile, a piece of good news is coming out of America. The Corona vaccine will now be administered to children in the United States. According to a report, Pfizer’s Covid vaccine will be administered to children between 12 and 15 years old. US regulators have approved Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine. Preparations have begun in the US for two doses of the vaccine for 12 to 15-year-olds.
Pfizer’s Covid vaccine to be given to children between 12 and 15 years old
The Joe Biden administration of the United States has taken this step to protect children against Corona. US officials said that from May 13, 12 to 15-year-olds will also be vaccinated with Pfizer’s Covid vaccine. An official announcement about this may be made on 12 May. This decision of the US government has brought relief to parents whose children will go to school in a session that starts a few days later. Parents had been waiting for the Covid vaccine for the children for the past several days. The Food and Drugs Administration of American stated that this vaccine is safe for younger teenagers and helps protect it from Covid.
Testing is done on 2000 children before approval
According to a report, Pfizer’s Covid vaccine was tested on 2000 to 12-to-15-year-old American children before being approved for teenagers. During testing, the children were given both doses of the Covid vaccine. The most important thing is that the children taking both doses have not become corona contagious. During this time, a tremendous amount of antibodies developed in the body of the vaccine-fighting Covid developed. Some side effects were also seen in children who were vaccinated. Symptoms of complaints such as mild call, body ache were seen.