Ukraine has officially recognized the Janssen vaccine (Johnson & Johnson), adding it to the list of drugs, after vaccination with which a COVID certificate is issued.
This decision was made by the Cabinet of Ministers at a meeting on August 18, Oleksiy Honcharenko, MP from the party European Solidarity, reported on his Telegram channel.
Recall that the Janssen vaccine provides for a single dose course.
Moreover, the government also canceled self-isolation after crossing the state border or a checkpoint into the occupied territories for persons with COVID certificates of recovery from coronavirus, as well as vaccination with one dose of drugs, and not two, as it had been before.
Context. Previously, reported that people vaccinated with the Johnson & Johnson vaccine are at increased risk of developing Guillain-Barré syndrome, a rare neurological disease affecting the peripheral nervous system.