MoPH gathers feedback regarding Covid-19 vaccine side effects

  • 10 months   ago
The Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) has come forward in order to gather the feedback about any side effects that the people are facing due to the COVID-19 vaccination and reaffirmed that all who suffer from allergies can take the Pfizer-BioNTech and Moderna COVID-19 vaccines without having any risks.
The Ministry has added a COVID-19 vaccination feedback section ( in the microsite of MoPH dedicated for details about vaccination. 
The ministry said that, “It is very important that we collect and monitor any side effects that people are having from the COVID-19 vaccine.” 
“It is important to record symptoms for all the doses. So please note you need to submit feedback for each dose separately,” it added. 
For registration of COVID-19 vaccination feedback, each person will require to login using National Authentication System (NAS) Tawtheeq username (usually the QID) and password in a link that is given in the microsite of MoPH.  
The ministry also said that, “With any vaccine, individuals may develop side effects from the vaccine, and it is the same for those who have received the COVID-19 vaccine. Minor symptoms that occur after receiving a vaccine are normal and are expected as the body builds immunity.” 
The ministry stated: “These side effects can range from very minor side effects to more severe. If you are having any severe side effect, please call 999 or seek medical care in the nearest medical facility.” 
MoPH recently tweeted that, the Ministry said that all people who suffer from allergies can take the Pfizer-BioNTech and Moderna COVID-19 vaccines safely and can get no harm or side-affects due to it. 
The Ministry said that, “However, people with any severe allergy to any component of the vaccine should not take it.” 
“During the pre-vaccination assessment carried out before each vaccination, the medical team will ask the patient about any allergies and discuss it with them. Everyone receiving the vaccine is monitored for a period of 15 minutes following the vaccination to ensure that there are no adverse reactions,” it added.