A few weeks ago Saudi Food and Drugs Authority approved the Johnson and Johnson vaccine, and soon there will be the manufacturing pharmacies of Johnson and Johnson in KSA. It has also approved the registration of Moderna vaccines, and soon Moderna vaccine will be available in KSA for the citizens and expats. A few days ago Kuwait also approved Johnson and Johnson
Mechanism of Approval of Moderna Vaccine
According to the Saudi Press Agency, the Ministry of Health will use the vaccine after approval by the authority. “Saudi Food and Drugs Authority approved the registration after a thorough review of the effectiveness, efficacy, and its side effects. They also done a comparison of modern vaccine with other approved vaccines,” the authority said.
Before the approval of the vaccine, the agency’s experts have reviewed the stages of preparation of the vaccine. Before making the decision, the authority also consults with Local and foreign health and vaccination experts.”
“Later, the board of the authority considered whether to approve the registration of the modern vaccine or not. After reviewing all technical and technical aspects, the authority’s experts have agreed to allow the vaccine,” he said.
Earlier, the Food and Drug Administration had approved the British vaccine AstraZeneca the American vaccine Pfizer and the Johnson & Johnson vaccine.