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US doctor suffers severe allergic reaction to Moderna vaccine

E-News | 26/12/2020 12:19 PM | Click to read full article

A doctor in Boston with a shellfish allergy developed a severe allergic reaction after receiving Moderna's coronavirus vaccine on Thursday. Dr. Hossein Sadrzadeh said he had a severe reaction almost immediately after being vaccinated, feeling dizzy and with a racing heart.

It is the first severe reaction publicly linked to Moderna’s vaccine, which is in its first week of a nationwide rollout.