France: AstraZeneca vaccine only for people aged 55 and older. Paris goes into 1 month coronavirus lockdown
France’s health authority on Friday recommended that only people aged 55 and older should be given the AstraZeneca vaccine due to reports of blood clots.
It said its recommendation was based on the fact that the reports of blood clots that had prompted its suspension had only been seen in those aged under 55.
** This post was originally published on March 19, 2021 **