Sumary of Here’s Who Needs a Fourth COVID Vaccine and When to Get It:
- Immunocompromised groups within the eligible age extents should get their fourth shot at least three months after receiving their third medicine of the Pfizer or Moderna vaccine, the CDC lines state.
- But some skillfuls are express that we cant yet say for sure whether a fourth medicine will be necessary for everyone.
- Vaccine creators already seem to be preparing for the need for a second COVID booster: Moderna is asking the FDA to approve the additional medicine for all adults, and Pfizer has request the national agency to permit another shot for adults ages 65 and up, notes Vivek Cherian, MD, an internal medicine physician based in Chicago.
- For now, everyone outside of these groups should make sure theyre inject (and raise, once theyre eligible for it), and should be tuned for news about the need of fourth doses.