28 September 2022,   19:27
Period for booster shots reduced to 3 months

The period for booster shots of Pfizer and Astrazeneca reduced to 3 months. The decision was made by the Immunization Board.

As for Sinopharm and Sinovac, people vaccinated with these vaccines can receive booster shots after a 3-month internal.

“After the spread of the Omicron strain, the need for a booster dose became apparent. Today, the council recommended the possibility of receiving a booster dose for all vaccines from the third month.

The process may actively start very soon. The decision will be reflected in the order of the Minister tomorrow, and from Monday, it will be possible for the population to get booster dose after the second dose”, - said the Deputy Minister of Health Tamar Gabunia.