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What you need to know about the SARS-COV-2 vaccine and allergies

CDC’s ACIP Expands on Precautions and Contraindications for Pfizer Vaccine New Updated Information as of January 6, 2021. https://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/covid-19/info-by-product/clinical-considerations.html What to know: “Severe allergic reaction (e.g., anaphylaxis) to any component of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine is a contraindication to vaccination listed in the prescribing information. Anaphylactic reactions in persons outside of clinical trials have been …

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No increased risk for asthma patients for COVID-19

What is my risk of COVID-19 due to Asthma?

No Evidence Suggests Asthma puts patients at higher risk for COVID-19 Covid-19 pandemic frightens a lot of people and traumatically disrupted our social lives.  Since virus SARS-COV-2 (the virus which cause COVID-19 syndrome) may attack the lungs there is obvious concern for patients with chronic respiratory diseases including asthma. Initial information about risk of severe disease …

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