Singapore authorises Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine for children aged 6 months through 4 years

Singapore authorises Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine for children aged 6 months through 4 years

2 months ago

SINGAPORE: Pfizer's Comirnaty COVID-19 vaccine has been approved for children aged six months through four years, said the Health Sciences Authority (HSA) on Thursday (Sep 29).

The vaccination regimen for the primary series in this age group consists of three 3-microgram doses over at least 11 weeks.

The first two doses should be administered three weeks apart, followed by a third dose to be administered at least eight weeks after the second dose.

Official recommendations on the use of this vaccine will be issued by the Expert Committee on COVID-19 Vaccination and the Ministry of Health, said HSA.

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