MHRA warning after allergic reactions in NHS staff given COVID-19 vaccine

People with a history of significant allergic reactions should not be vaccinated with the Pfizer/BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine, the MHRA has said, after two adverse reactions reported on the first day of the UK vaccination programme.

by Nick Bostock
Vials of COVID-19 vaccine (Photo: Hugh Hastings/Getty Images)
Vials of COVID-19 vaccine (Photo: Hugh Hastings/Getty Images)

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