The British Medicines and Healthcare Products Administration (MHRA) issued a statement on Saturday (3rd) saying that as of March 24, seven of 30 people who had thrombosis problems after being vaccinated against AstraZeneca The person has passed away.
AFP reported that when seven deaths from thrombosis were confirmed in the UK, many European countries have suspended the use of this vaccine.
The British Drug Administration said on Friday that only 30 of the 18 million people who received the AstraZeneca vaccine had a rare thrombosis problem, which shows that the benefits of the AstraZeneca vaccine outweigh the risks and people should continue to receive the vaccine.
However, the Netherlands announced on Friday that it will stop vaccinating AstraZeneca for people under 60. In the Netherlands, five people have experienced thrombosis after being vaccinated, and one of them died of pulmonary embolism.
In France, a woman died after being vaccinated with AstraZeneca, and her family filed a complaint with the Toulouse Prosecutor’s Office on Friday. They stated that the purpose of filing the complaint is to hope that the authorities can launch more investigations to determine whether the AstraZeneca vaccine is related to the death of the woman.