Yes, as per the news published in international media, Astrazeneca is banned in 18 Countries over incidents of Blood Clots. However, it is still available in Indian market under the name Covishield.
However for those who wish to take this vaccine in India there is a good news as it is still available in Indian Market. It is also considered as safe by the European Medicines Agency (EMA) stating that the benefits are far greater than the risks which are rare.
Astrazeneca Vaccine Latest News and Videos from different News Sources:
Which countries have banned the AstraZeneca vaccine?
A TOTAL of 18 countries have suspended the AstraZeneca Covid vaccine due to fears it may cause blood clots. Oxford scientists who worked on developing the jab say no link has been found that the co…
Denmark bans AstraZeneca’s COVID-19 vaccine after rare blood-clot concerns
Denmark said it planned to use COVID-19 vaccines from Moderna and Pfizer-BioNTech instead.
Germany BANS AstraZeneca’s vaccine for under-60s
AstraZeneca’s Covid vaccine is safe and there’s still no proof it causes blood clots, a British scientists insisted today as German officials banned the vaccine in under-60s.
Italy bans AstraZeneca batch and Norway suspends jab’s rollout over concerns it caused fatal blood clots
Health regulators in Norway have put the use of AstraZeneca’s Covid vaccine on hold and Italy has banned a batch of the jab as officials in Denmark and Austria investigate 1 fatality in each country among reported recipients.