According to him, almost 10 thousand people have already received the first vaccination against coronavirus. At the same time, 126 reports of side effects were recorded.
“There have been 126 reports of side effects, which is just over 1% of all vaccinated. One case was qualified as serious and led to the hospitalization of a person,”said Radutsky.
He also noted that the coronavirus vaccine is safe.
In Ukraine, the situation with the coronavirus remains tense. Over the past day, a jump was recorded in the number of patients - more than 10 thousand people. In Kiev, another 868 cases of coronavirus were confirmed per day, 21 patients died.
The current quarantine has been extended until April. The country has come out of a hard lockdown since January 24. Mass vaccination in Ukraine began on February 24. So far, Ukraine has received 500 thousand doses of the Covishield vaccine. The next batch is expected in early March.
Health Minister Maxim Stepanov was the first of the officials to take root. President Volodymyr Zelenskiy also took root.