MOSCOW, February 26 – RIA Novosti. Doctor-virologist, candidate of medical sciences Nikolai Kryuchkov, in an interview with Vechernyaya Moskva, gave advice to people who fell ill after the first vaccination against coronavirus.
The physician emphasized that in such a situation, the timing of the second injection should be postponed by one to two weeks. “If you fall ill with a cold after the first vaccination against COVID-19, you need to be treated in the same way as you are treated for ARVI: take antipyretic drugs, if necessary. , plentiful warm drink. When the first acute period of ARVI passes and the temperature returns to normal, you should get a second vaccination, “Kryuchkov explained.
In turn, professor of virology Alexander Chepurnov, in an interview with the newspaper, noted that if necessary, the delay of re-vaccination can be increased for a longer time. “It is better to agree on the date of re-injection with your vaccinologist,” Chepurnov advised.
According to him, the pause between the first and second vaccinations can last up to a month.