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23 people have died in Norway after receiving the Pfizer Covid-19 vaccine, and 13 patients have been in nursing homes

23 people have died in Norway after receiving the Pfizer Covid-19 vaccine, and 13 patients have been in nursing homes
Oslo / Norway: 23 people died in Norway Within days of receiving their first dose of Pfizer Covid-19 vaccine with 13 deaths apparently linked to Side effects From the footage, the New York Post reported, citing Health officials.
All 13 patients were nursing home patients and were at least 80 years old.
Common reactions to the vaccine, incl Fever The New York Post quoted Sigurd Hurtemo, chief physician at the Norwegian Medicines Agency, as saying in a statement on Friday, and nausea, “may have contributed to the fatal outcome of some vulnerable patients.”
While officials do not express extreme concern, they are amending their guidelines on who should receive the vaccine.
More than 30,000 people in Norway I got my first shot from Pfizer or modern Coronavirus vaccine since late last month.
“The agency is not concerned about this,” said the agency’s medical director, Steinar Madsen.
“It is quite evident that these vaccines carry very little risk, with a small exception for the most vulnerable patients. Doctors must now think carefully about who should be vaccinated. Those who are very vulnerable and who at the end of life can be vaccinated after individual evaluation.”
On Thursday, the agency reported that a total of 29 people suffered side effects, including 13 people who died.
Officials said 21 women and 8 men experienced side effects.
Besides those who died, nine had serious side effects – including allergic reactions, severe discomfort and high fever – while seven had less severe symptoms, including intense pain at the injection site, the New York Times reported. Post
According to health officials, about 400 people die every week in a nursing home.
A Pfizer representative said the company was “aware of the reported deaths” after the vaccine was administered in the United States Norway It works with the Norwegian Medicines Agency to collect all relevant information.
The total number of coronavirus cases reported in Norway It is 58,202, while the death toll stands at 517, according to Johns Hopkins University
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