The Minister of Well being, Osagie Ehanire, has identified that the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine has a light aspect impact.
Ehanire defined that these vaccinated could expertise “small ache” within the space it was injected.
He disclosed this after the vaccination of President Muhammadu Buhari and his Vice, Yemi Osinbajo on the State Home, yesterday.
Ehanire, nevertheless, said that the administration of the COVID-19 vaccine is predicted to be painless.
He mentioned: “The method itself is easy. We’re utilizing a slim gauge syringe, which will probably be very painless and it’s a small amount that’s injected into the muscle of your higher arm.
“The after results, as we all know thus far, are delicate. There is usually a small ache within the space the place it was injected.”
In the meantime, Buhari after receiving the vaccine, had urged Nigerians to do the identical.
The President had harassed that the COVID-19 vaccine was protected.
The vaccine was administered on Buhari and Osinbajo within the presence of members of the Presidential Activity Drive (PTF) on COVID-19, senior authorities officers and journalists.
The Private Doctor to the President, Dr Sanusi Raafindadi administered the primary vaccine to him whereas that of the Vice President was accomplished by his Private Doctor, Dr Nicholas Audifferen.
COVID-19 vaccine has delicate aspect impact – FG