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COVID – 19

 VACCINATION FAQ

 

How long does protection from Covid vaccine last?

So far, the ongoing trial indicates that the two-dose vaccine remains highly effective for at least six months, and likely longer. People who got Moderna’s vaccine also still had notable levels of virus-fighting antibodies six months after the second required shot.

Do I need to wear a mask even after getting Vaccinated?

A small percentage of people fully vaccinated against COVID-19 can still develop COVID-19 illness. COVID-19 vaccines are effective. However, a small percentage of people who are fully vaccinated can still get COVID-19 if they are exposed to the virus that causes it.

If I have already recovered from COVID-19 do I still need to be vaccinated? 

Yes, you should be vaccinated regardless of whether you already had COVID-19. That’s because experts do not yet know how long you are protected from getting sick again after recovering from COVID-19. Even if you have already recovered from COVID-19, it is possible although rare that you could be infected with the virus that causes COVID-19 again.

If I have an underlying condition,can I still get vaccinated?

People with underlying medical conditions can receive a COVID-19 vaccine as long as they have not had an immediate or severe allergic reaction to a COVID-19 vaccine or to any of the ingredients in the vaccine, Vaccination is an important consideration for adults of any age with certain underlying medical conditions because they are at increased risk for severe illness from COVID-19.

What are the most common side effects after getting a COVID-19 vaccine? 

Common side effects are pain, redness, and swelling in the arm where you received the shot, as well as tiredness, headache, muscle pain, chills, fever, and nausea throughout the rest of the body. These side effects could affect your ability to do daily activities, but they will go away in a few days.

Can I choose which COVID vaccine I get?

You should get any COVID-19 vaccine that is available when you are eligible. Do not wait for a specific brand. All currently authorized and recommended COVID-19 vaccines are safe and effective, and CDC does not recommend one vaccine over another.

By :- Durgesh Tripathi