UK Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Authority (MHRA), 7 people in the UK Oxford University and AstraZeneca developed by corona virus He confirmed that he died of a blood clot that occurred after receiving the vaccine. In total, 30 out of 18 million people vaccinated by March 21 experienced blood clot side effects.
MHRA’s written statement to the British press confirmed that in the light of the latest data, 7 people died in the UK due to a blood clot after being vaccinated with AstraZeneca. In the report covering the period between 9 December 2020 and 21 March 2021, the institution stated that 30 of the 18 million people vaccinated had blood clot side effects and 7 of them died.
THE BENEFITS OF VACCINE ARE HEAVY FROM RISK
Officials from MHRA stated that 7 deaths have been ‘meticulously’ investigated and it is not yet clear whether this is just a coincidence or a real side effect of the vaccine. On the other hand, MHRA emphasized that the benefits of the vaccine outweigh the risk. In early March, Norway and many other European countries announced that they suspended or stopped the administration of AstraZeneca vaccines, following case reports of blood clotting.
“SAFE” STATEMENT FROM EMA AND WHO
The European Drug Administration (EMA) urged countries to continue their vaccination programs, confirming again that the vaccine is safe and effective. The World Health Organization (WHO) stated that the benefits of AstraZeneca vaccine outweigh the risk of side effects.