Moderna Vaccine gets approval for emergency use in India, and now pregnant women will also be able to get Covid vaccine
The Central Government has approved Moderna Vaccine for emergency use in India. Along with this, new guidelines have been issued for getting the vaccine for pregnant women.
Mumbai-based pharmaceutical company Cipla has got approval to import Moderna’s Covid vaccine for emergency use in India. The Drugs Controller General of India (DCGI) on Tuesday gave approval to Cipla Company to import and sell it.
Moderna will be the fourth vaccine in India after Covishield, Covaccine, and Sputnik. According to media reports, the Moderna vaccine works 90 percent effectively against Kovid. Let us inform you that America’s Moderna Pharmaceutical Company had requested to approve the import of its Covid vaccine in India.
In India, it will be imported and sold by Cipla Company. It is expected that to deal with the third wave, the government wants to run a massive vaccination campaign across the country. Under which this decision has been taken. Apart from this, pregnant women have also got approval to get the corona vaccine. Let us know about it in detail-
Who will get the vaccine?
American pharma company Moderna had sought approval from DCGI for emergency use of the vaccine. After which it was expected that soon the Moderna vaccine would be approved in India.
On Tuesday, DCGI approved the vaccine for limited emergency use in people over the age of 18. NITI Aayog member Dr. VK Paul said, “The internationally developed vaccine against Corona has been approved for limited use in India. After this approval, India has got another vaccine.
He said that Moderna Two doses of this vaccine will be given to the people. Soon a detailed guideline will be issued regarding this vaccine.
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Pregnant women can also apply the corona vaccine.
The central government has asked everyone to get the corona vaccine to protect against corona. Let us tell you that now pregnant women can also get the corona vaccine. Earlier, pregnant women were being advised not to get the vaccine, but new guidelines have been issued by Sardar on Monday for pregnant women to get the corona vaccine.
It has been told in the guidelines issued by the Union Health Ministry that the corona vaccine is completely safe for pregnant women. This vaccine provides the same protection to pregnant women as any other vaccine. In the new guideline released on Monday, pregnant women have been advised to get the corona vaccine.
Why should pregnant women get the corona vaccine?
In the guidelines issued by the Union Health Ministry, it has been said that if pregnant women become infected with corona, then it can also affect their unborn child. That is why it is necessary that he should also get the corona vaccine to save the child along with himself.
It has been said in the guidelines that 95 percent of such cases have been reported in which a corona-positive pregnant woman has given birth to a healthy child, but there have also been some cases in which the condition of the child has deteriorated. Or a premature delivery situation has happened. At the same time, some children have also died before or after birth.
Which pregnant women are at higher risk?
In the guidelines issued by the central government, it has been told that some pregnant women may be more prone to corona infection. Also, their children may also be at higher risk of getting infected with corona than others.
Pregnant woman over 35 years old.
Pregnant woman with diabetes and high blood pressure.
Apart from this, it has been told in the guidelines that if pregnant women have recovered from the grip of the corona, then after waiting a while, they can get the vaccine immediately after delivery.
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