Bharat Biotech Nasal Vaccine: Who will be given Nasal Vaccine? Know where to get it and how effective it is?
Nasal Vaccine: The Union Health Ministry has approved Bharat Biotech’s intranasal Covid vaccine as a booster.
Nasal Vaccine: In view of the rapidly increasing cases of Kovid (COVID-19) since last week in many other countries of the world including China, the demand for booster dose of vaccine has increased in India as well. increased from Meanwhile, the Union Health Ministry has approved Bharat Biotech’s intranasal Covid vaccine as a booster. Vaccine made in India People above 18 years of age will be included in vaccination as booster dose. It will be made available on the Covin platform from Friday evening.
Know what is Booster Dose without injection?
Earlier in November, the intranasal vaccine BBV154 was approved by the Drugs Controller General of India for restricted use as a booster in an emergency for people over 18 years of age. The two-drop nasal vaccine made by Bharat Biotech was approved in view of rising Covid cases in some other countries including China. It is applied without injecting and the administration is also making it available easily. No trained health worker is required to take the dose of this vaccine, we can take it on our own.
How effective is the nasal vaccine? How effective is the nasal vaccine?
According to editorials published in the prestigious scientific journals Cell and Nature, a dose of the nasal vaccine not only protects against Covid-19, but also prevents you from spreading the disease to other people by giving you another type of immunity. This vaccine primarily affects the cells that line the nose and throat. According to Bharat Biotech, the intranasal vaccine has several advantages because of the superior efficacy of vaccination in the nasal passages. It is effective because of the organized immune system of the nasal mucosa.
Nasal Vaccine will be available in Private Hospitals from today
According to ANI news, the Government of India has allowed Bharat Biotech’s Nasal Vaccine to be used as a booster dose. The Government of India has announced to include this vaccine in the Covid-19 vaccination program from today.
Know who is eligible for Nasal Vaccine
Citizens above the age of 18 years are eligible for the Nozzle booster dose. People who have been vaccinated with Covishield and Covaxin can take it as a heterologous booster dose. In heterologous boosting, a person is given a different vaccine than the one used for the primary dose.
Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya can visit during mock drill
Due to the increasing cases of corona in many other countries of the world including China, the Government of India has also stepped up preparations against Kovid. According to the information received from the sources, on Tuesday (December 27), a mock drill will be organized in hospitals across the country regarding emergency preparedness against Kovid. It is being said that Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya can also visit any government hospital during this period. Prior to this, on Thursday (December 22), PM Modi held a high-level meeting regarding preparations against Kovid.