BA.4/5 variant vaccine available

The Corona vaccine adapted to the currently dominant omicron variants BA.4/BA.5 has been available throughout Austria since the end of September. According to the recommendation of the National Vaccination Panel (Nationales Impfgremium - NIG) and the EMA approval, the vaccine can be used to complete the basic immunization (third vaccination) as well as for a booster (fourth vaccination).
Consult your health care provider or pharmacy for advice on Corona vaccination and the best vaccine for you. Alternatively, the Coronavirus Infoline, with general information on vaccination, infection protection and COVID-19 symptoms, is available 24/7 on 0800 555 621.

You can also find more information about the variant vaccine on the European Medicines Agency (EMA) website https://www.ema.europa.eu/en/medicines/human/EPAR/comirnaty text.

On the Ministry of Health website, you can find the National Vaccination Panel's current recommendations for use and technical information on Corona vaccination.

Here you can find out about Vaccination and counseling services in your state.

did you know? is the vaccine adapted to omicron BA.4/5 already available? yes!

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