#MSCOVID19 Astrazeneca Vaccine and Blood Clot information

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Here are some links to information about the Astrazeneca vaccine and small risk of blood clotting, which have just gone live. Hopefully these will help with your questions.

Press release

https://www.gov.uk/government/news/mhra-issues-new-advice-concluding-a-possible-link-between-covid-19-vaccine-astrazeneca-and-extremely-rare-unlikely-to-occur-blood-clots

MHRA issues new advice, concluding a possible link between COVID-19 Vaccine AstraZeneca and extremely rare, unlikely to occur blood clots – GOV.UKThe benefits of vaccination continue to outweigh any risks but the MHRA advises careful consideration be given to people who are at higher risk of specific types of blood clots because of their …www.gov.uk

Press conference slides

Patient information leaflet

COVID-19 vaccination and blood clottingInformation about your vaccination. COVID-19 vaccination and blood clotting. What is the concern? Recently there have been reports of a very rare . condition involving blood clots and unusual bleedingassets.publishing.service.gov.uk

Updated MHRA guidance for HCPs

REG 174 INFORMATION FOR UK HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONALS7 Mechanism of action COVID-19 Vaccine AstraZeneca is a monovalent vaccine composed of a single recombinant, replication-deficient chimpanzee adenovirus (ChAdOx1) vector encoding the S glycoprotein ofassets.publishing.service.gov.uk

Joint Committee of Vaccines and Immunization

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/regulatory-approval-of-covid-19-vaccine-astrazeneca

Regulatory approval of COVID-19 Vaccine AstraZeneca – GOV.UKInformation about the COVID-19 Vaccine AstraZeneca, approved by the MHRA on 30 December 2020. The Information for healthcare professionals document is a description of a medicinal product’s …www.gov.uk

 Info on vaccines and blood clotting

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/covid-19-vaccination-blood-clotting-information-for-healthcare-professionals/information-for-healthcare-professionals-on-blood-clotting-following-covid-19-vaccination

Information for healthcare professionals on blood clotting following COVID-19 vaccination – GOV.UKAs with all COVID-19 programme resources, this publication is subject to extensive and regular revisions and we recommend linking to the latest version to ensure that you are giving the most up-to …www.gov.uk

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