NETHERLANDS SUSPENDS THE USE OF ASTRAZENECA VACCINE IN THE COUNTRY OVER ITS SIDE EFFECTS.
Written by miebaka ikiriko on March 15, 2021
Netherlands say the country has become the latest to suspend use of the Oxford AstraZeneca Coronavirus vaccine over concerns about possible side effects.
The Dutch government said the move which will last until at least 29th of March, was a precaution
The Republic of Ireland earlier made a similar decision over reports of blood clotting events in adults in Norway.
But the World health Organization WHO says there is no link between the Jab and an increased risk of developing a clot.
Meanwhile the European Medicine Agency, EMA which is currently carrying out a review into incidents of blood clots says the vaccine’s benefits continue to outweigh its risks.