Therapy Areas: Vaccines
Panama approves booster shot of Pfizer's COVID-19 for high-risk people
13 October 2021 -

Panama has approved a booster dose of US pharmaceutical company Pfizer Inc's (NYSE:PFE) COVID-19 vaccine for high-risk individuals, Reuters news agency reported on Wednesday.

This includes healthcare workers, bedridden patients, nursing home residents and people over 55.

Health Minister Luis Sucre said that the booster shot will be offered to people who received their second dose at least six months before and will target those at high risk of developing complications from the virus.