Health Canada adds autoimmune disorder warning to AstraZeneca, J&J COVID-19 vaccines – National | Globalnews.ca

Health Canada is updating the labels for the AstraZeneca and Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccines to add immune thrombocytopenia (ITP), an autoimmune condition, as a potential side effect. In a statement on Tuesday, the agency said very rare cases of ITP have been reported internationally after receiving the Vaxzevria (AstraZeneca) …

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Canada launches its first national vaccine injury compensation program | CTV News

As of May 21, there have been 5,989 reports of adverse events in Canada following a COVID-19 vaccine, representing 0.029 per cent of all doses. Of those, 1,126 were considered serious, representing 0.006 per cent of all doses Source: Canada launches its first national vaccine injury compensation program | CTV …

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