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Bahrain: The Ministry of Health announces the conditions for obtaining the booster dose of the Corona vaccine
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The Ministry of Health announced the criteria for obtaining the booster dose for those who received two doses of vaccination and those who recovered.

The Ministry of Health announced the criteria for obtaining the booster dose for those who received two doses of vaccination and those who recovered.

The Ministry of Health indicated that those who received two doses of the Sinopharma vaccine, aged 18-39 years, are allowed to take the booster dose after completing 6 months of the second dose, and they are allowed to take the Pfizer Biotin or Sinopharma vaccine, as for adults 40 years and over Those who suffer from obesity, immunodeficiency diseases or chronic diseases can take the booster dose one month after taking the second dose.

The Ministry of Health announced the criteria for obtaining the booster dose for those who received two doses of vaccination and those who recovered.

Those who receive two doses of the Pfizer-Biotech vaccine, aged 60 years and over, and those with immunodeficiency diseases can take the booster dose of the same vaccine 6 months after completing the second dose.

With regard to the Covishield-AstraZeneca vaccine, 18-year-olds can take the booster dose of the same vaccine after completing a period of 6 months after taking the second dose, and the Ministry of Health confirmed that those aged 60 years and over and those suffering from immunodeficiency diseases can take the booster dose. From the same vaccine or Pfizer-Biotech.

The Ministry of Health also indicated that those who received two doses of the Sputnik vaccination can take the booster dose of the same vaccine after completing 6 months of the second dose, and it includes adults 18 years and over.

As for the recovered, they can take the booster dose according to the protocol for the type of vaccination that was taken before infection with the virus, after 12 months from the date of infection.