COVID-19 Information for patients

 

Blood clots and AstraZeneca vaccine

UP TO DATE INFORMATION

  • If you have had a first dose of the AstraZeneca vaccine without an adverse reaction, it is ok to have the second dose, whatever your age.
  • If you are under 40 with no underlying health conditions, the advice is to have an alternative vaccine if available when your turn comes, though you can still choose to receive the AstraZeneca vaccine.
 

Pregnancy

  • If you have had a first dose of the AstraZeneca vaccine without an adverse reaction, it is ok to have the second dose, whatever your age.
  • If you are under 40 with no underlying health conditions, the advice is to have an alternative vaccine if available when your turn comes, though you can still choose to receive the AstraZeneca vaccine

When is the best time to be vaccinated if you are pregnant or breastfeeding?

FURTHER INFO

 

Travel

HOW TO DEMONSTRATE YOUR COVID VACCINE STATUS

Do not contact your GP surgery about your COVID-19 vaccination status. GPs cannot provide letters showing your COVID-19 vaccination status.