Can I get the COVID-19 vaccine if I have a history of pollen allergy?Answer by an immunologist

2022-07-07 0 By

Guangming Online (reporter CAI Lin) On April 6, wang Huaqing, chief expert of immunization planning, held a press conference under the Joint prevention and control mechanism of The State Council, and answered questions on how patients with pollen allergy should receive COVID-19 vaccine.Immunization programmes, chief expert Mr Wang a reporter asked the source: China immunization programmes, chief expert Mr Wang a reporter asked the source: China, Mr Wang said the spring flowers in full bloom, some have pollen allergies of people are beginning to come on, including eye itching, sneezing, coughing, serious still can appear asthma complications, but the pollen allergy do not belong to the new crown vaccine taboo.According to Wang, there are three cases in which you should not receive COVID-19 vaccine if you are allergic: first, if you have been allergic to the Novel Coronavirus vaccine of a technical route in the past;Allergic to a component of the Novel Coronavirus vaccine;Third, severe allergic reactions to other vaccines in the past.”Vaccination is the best way to prevent COVID-19, severe illness and death.”Wang stressed that novel coronavirus vaccine should be delayed for those who are in an acute episode of pollen allergy, especially those with severe complications.After vaccination, people should stay at the scene for 30 minutes so that they can be treated in case of acute allergies or severe reactions.Source: Guangming Network source: Guangming network