Two nursing home residents who were vaccinated with the Pfizer / BioNTech coronavirus vaccine have died in Norway. This is reported by the Norwegian Medicines Agency.
Agency director Steinar Madsen said that currently the vaccine against COVID-19 with this vaccine is made вЂњthe weakest and most vulnerableвЂќ who have serious illnesses.
вЂњWe have to assess if the vaccine is the cause of death, or if it's a coincidence that it happened soon after vaccination,вЂќ he said.
Vaccination using a drug released by the American company Pfizer and its German partner BioNTech, started in Norway on December 27 last year.
According to the latest data, 51,665 cases of coronavirus infection were detected in the country, 17,998 people were cured, 452 patients died.
Earlier it was reported that the vaccine from BioNTech and Pfizer showed its effectiveness at the level of 95%.