Australia's most populous state suspends AstraZeneca's COVID-19 vaccine

Reuters | Canberra | Updated: 09-04-2021 08:15 IST | Created: 09-04-2021 08:15 IST
Australia's most populous state suspends AstraZeneca's COVID-19 vaccine

Australia's most populous state said on Friday it has temporarily suspended the use of AstraZeneca's COVID-19 vaccine following updated advice from the federal government.

New South Wales said inoculations using the AstraZeneca vaccine will be paused for a few hours while it updates its advice to patients allowing them to give informed consent.

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