Doctors Call Important Conditions For COVID-19 Vaccination For Seniors

Doctors Call Important Conditions For COVID-19 Vaccination For Seniors
Doctors Call Important Conditions For COVID-19 Vaccination For Seniors
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MOSCOW, December 28 - RIA Novosti. Before being vaccinated against coronavirus, older people need to wait for remission of all chronic diseases, allergist-immunologist Vladimir Bolibok told Ura.ru.

In addition, according to him, a few days before vaccination, you must stop drinking alcohol.

Virologist and infectious disease specialist Nikolai Malyshev agreed with his colleague, adding that after vaccination, it is necessary to continue to use personal protective equipment and maintain social distance.

Experts agreed that vaccination against COVID-19 poses no risks for older people.

“If a person has lived to be 70-80 years old, this generally means that he has good health,” concluded Bolibok.

Earlier, the head of the Ministry of Health, Mikhail Murashko, said that the Sputnik V coronavirus vaccine was approved for the vaccination of the elderly. It was reported that the drug has shown complete safety and efficacy over 90% for the age group over 60 years.

The latest data on the situation with COVID-19 in Russia and the world are presented on the stopkoronavirus.ru portal.

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