Tag: Comirnaty vaccine

DIRECT |  Darias, to the ‘rebel’ Communities against the covid measures: "If they do not comply, we will make them comply"
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DIRECT | Darias, to the ‘rebel’ Communities against the covid measures: "If they do not comply, we will make them comply"

The Minister of Health, Carolina Darias, recalled that the measures to control the covid-19 pandemic that are included in the Declaration of Coordinated Actions (DAC), which five Communities have refused to apply, are "mandatory". "We are going to publish the order in the BOE, we will see how it is treated and from there we will study the measures to be adopted. It is about going to a shared objective: 50 incidence," he said in an interview on Cadena Ser, where he has stressed that this document "is the work of 13 Communities"and" is not something imposed by the Ministry "."I hope they comply and if they do not, we will have to make them comply. I will seek dialogue and consensus", has added....
What are the differences between the Pfizer, Moderna, AstraZeneca and Janssen vaccines
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What are the differences between the Pfizer, Moderna, AstraZeneca and Janssen vaccines

Vaccination against Covid-19 continues to advance in Spain, when there are already four different types of authorized vaccines that are administered in our territory, which differ in different aspects, such as the efficacy, the age range in which they are distributed, the side effects or the number of doses. Thus, although it seems that the rate of vaccination is going faster and faster, doubts continue to arise among the population around AstraZeneca, Janssen, Pfizer and Moderna, the four available right now in the country. Differences in Vaccine EfficacyFirst, Vaxzevria vaccine, from Oxford and AstraZeneca, has a proven efficacy of 76% after a first dose, with protection maintained until the ...
Combining AstraZeneca and Pfizer increases cells capable of destroying covid-19 by four times
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Combining AstraZeneca and Pfizer increases cells capable of destroying covid-19 by four times

The study 'Combivacs'which is being developed by the Carlos III Health Institute, dependent on the Ministry of Science and one of the bodies that advises the Ministry of Health on the management of the pandemic of the covid-19, has published this Wednesday new preliminary data on the observations that the researchers are finding in the 673 participants to those who have administered a second dose with Pfizer vaccine -based on messenger RNA- after receiving the first puncture from AstraZeneca -based on adenovirus-. If just two weeks ago they presented the results regarding humoral immunity at a press conference, this Wednesday they announced the results regarding cellular immunity ...
Will we have to get used to mixing vaccines?  It is "reasonable" Y "habitual" in animal health
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Will we have to get used to mixing vaccines? It is "reasonable" Y "habitual" in animal health

Now that the nearly 1.7 million essential workers under the age of 60 who received the first dose of AstraZeneca and these days they have to choose to complete their pattern between Pfizer (as recommended by the Ministry of Health to minimize risks of thrombi) or AstraZeneca (as recommended by the European Medicines Agency and Communities such as Madrid, Andalusia or Galicia), it may be a good time to review what is known about heterologous vaccination guidelines, that is, about mixing punctures against the same virus. According to experts in immunology, combining vaccines can elicit a stronger and longer-lasting response, as well as protect against new variants of the virus. In ...
How the third dose of the Pfizer vaccine will work: the combination with 20vPnC is the key
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How the third dose of the Pfizer vaccine will work: the combination with 20vPnC is the key

Although most of the vaccines available right now against Covid-19 are designed to be administered in two doses, some of the pharmaceutical companies already they are considering giving the population a third booster dose. It is the case of Comirnaty vaccine from Pfizer / BioNTech.Thus, Pfizer has already explained that this third dose would be injected between seven and nine months after the first dose, although they are currently working on A study to know the efficacy and safety of mix this third dose with the 20-valent vaccine (20vPnC).The study will have 600 adults who have already received the second dose of the vaccine at least six months before. Each of these people will be classified ...
Vaccination schedule: Health studies immunizing the 40 to 49-year-old group with the Janssen single-dose
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Vaccination schedule: Health studies immunizing the 40 to 49-year-old group with the Janssen single-dose

The Ministry of Health has reported this Thursday that in Spain 25,745,178 doses have been administered, which allows that, as of this Tuesday, almost 17.5 million citizens (17,487,591, 36.9% of the population) have at least one dose of the covid-19 vaccine. While the percentage of the population that has the full agenda ascends to 18,2% (that is, 8,614,678 people). In addition, the 51.5% of Spaniards aged 50 to 59 have already inoculated at least one dose of the vaccine, just over two weeks after the vaccination process of this age group became general in all the autonomous communities. The Health report on the vaccination campaign also details that the complete guideline has be...
They contact French and German influencers to pay them in exchange for misinforming about the Pfizer vaccine
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They contact French and German influencers to pay them in exchange for misinforming about the Pfizer vaccine

The French Minister of Health, Oliver Véran, has described as "dangerous, irresponsible and pathetic" the attempt by an advertising agency and supposedly UK-based PR from contacting French and German influencers for them to offer through their channels on social networks false information about the covid-19 vaccine developed by Pfizer and BioNTech. This week, the French 'youtuber' Léo Grasset has denounced on Twitter that he has received a "rare" offer from an alleged company called Fazze with a client who "prefers to remain anonymous" who requests his services to tell his followers that "mortality rate among people vaccinated with Pfizer is three times higher than that of people ...
DIRECT |  Several communities are already activating the vaccination of those under 50
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DIRECT | Several communities are already activating the vaccination of those under 50

Castilla-La Mancha, the Balearic Islands, the Canary Islands or Ceuta have already activated the vaccination of those under 50, which will be generalized throughout the month of June in the rest of the communities, some of which, such as Castilla y León or Euskadi, have chosen to wait to finish with the older age groups and receive doses before specifying dates.Health also released a report on Thursday with data on serious adverse effects linked to the vaccine of AstraZeneca. The results indicate that they are very scarce: they do not represent more than 0.5% per 100,000 people. Specifically, four people have died in Spain from thrombosis after one dose, and there are another 16 confirmed or ...
What is methotrexate, the drug that reduces the effectiveness of Pfizer’s vaccine
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What is methotrexate, the drug that reduces the effectiveness of Pfizer’s vaccine

A recent study published in the Annals of Rheumatic Diseases evidenced that up to a third of people who require the drug methotrexate, usual treatment for certain diseases such as rheumatoid arthritis, do not acquire an adequate immune response with the mRNA vaccine developed by Pfizer and BioNTech.Specifically, the researchers analyzed the response after the administration of the vaccine and found that adequate levels of antibodies were produced in more than 90% of 208 healthy people and in 37 patients with biological or oral treatments without methotrexate. However, only 62% of the 45 patients reached these levels who were taking this drug.What is this medicine used for? How does it work?Me...
DIRECT |  Health updates the vaccination schedule and studies putting the Janssen dose in the 40-49 range
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DIRECT | Health updates the vaccination schedule and studies putting the Janssen dose in the 40-49 range

The Ministry of Health is exploring the possibility of vaccinating with Janssen to the age range between 49 and 40 years old, as revealed Ser string. The Public Health Commission met this Tuesday and stressed that the priority is "to extend vaccination in an agile way by age groups to ensure that all people are vaccinated in the shortest possible time." The Ministry of Health and the Autonomous Communities decide this Wednesday at the Interterritorial Council details of the issuance and certification of the Digital Green Certificate, the health passport that will facilitate mobility around Europe from 1st of July.This Tuesday, Health notified 5,359 new cases of covid-19 and 90 deaths, which br...