The Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) recommended that Comirnaty product information be updated to explain that each vial contains 6 doses of the vaccine. This is stated in a statement from the Ministry of Health.
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Comirnaty is one of the coronavirus vaccines developed by Pfizer and Biontech. It is already being vaccinated in our country.
The qualitative and quantitative composition section specifies that this is a multi-dose vial and that its contents must be diluted before use.
One vial (0.45 ml) contains 6 doses of 0.3 ml after dilution, see sections 4.2 and 6.6. 1 dose (0.3 ml) contains 30 micrograms of COVID-19 mRNA vaccine (included in lipid nanoparticles). 5 ‘capped single-stranded messenger RNA (mRNA) produced by cell-free in vitro transcription from the corresponding DNA arrays encoding the SARS-CoV-2 viral S protein (spike).
Comirnaty is indicated for active vaccination to prevent COVID-19 disease caused by the SARS-CoV-2 virus in people 16 years of age or older. The use of this vaccine is in accordance with official recommendations.
Check out the full features of the vaccine here.
The beginning of vaccination in our country was given by the Minister of Health, Professor Kostadin Angelov, who is vaccinated in “Santa Anna”. After him, Bishop Tikhon did the same. The head of the national operations staff and the director of the Academy of Military Medicine, the major general, Professor Dr. Ventsislav Mutafchiiski and Professor Pirogov’s director, Asen Baltov, were also among the first to be vaccinated.
Today the delivery of the vaccine to “Modern” in our country is achieved.
Novini.bg will broadcast live the reception of the first batch.
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