MEXICO, March 16 – RIA Novosti. Venezuelan Vice President Delsi Rodriguez said Venezuela would not approve the use of the AstraZeneca vaccine against coronavirus due to complications associated with this drug. “Venezuela will not authorize the AstraZeneca vaccine due to complications that have been identified with this vaccine.” , whose speech is quoted by the NTN24 TV channel.
Last week, the European Medicines Agency (EMA) announced that it is investigating incidents of patients vaccinated with the same batch of AstraZeneca vaccine in several EU countries and who have later reported thromboembolic complications. WHO recommended that countries continue to use the vaccine.
A number of EU countries, including Austria, Estonia, Lithuania, Latvia, Luxembourg, Denmark, Bulgaria, Norway, Iceland, Slovenia, Cyprus, Italy, France, Germany and Spain, have suspended the use of this vaccine, which has been authorized by the European drug regulator EMA to application in the European Union. The spread of the coronavirus