Moderna halves the shipments of its vaccine against Covid planned for this week

The pharmaceutical company has assured that it will compensate for this reduction with a dose increase in March.

Moderna's vaccine

The company Modern has announced a reduction in shipments of its Covid-19 vaccine. Specific, will deliver to Spain around 200,000 doses, what supposes half of which in principle I was going to receive this week.

Despite this reduction, which affects the entire European Union, the pharmaceutical company has ensured that it will be compensated in the month of March.

This has been confirmed by the Ministry of Health to Invertia, which has indicated that this reduction will affect the next shipment, as they have also communicated to the autonomous communities so that take it into account in your vaccination schedules.

However, Health have specified in terms of the second dose that there will be no problem because you can wait to receive it more than four weeks after the first puncture.

Some autonomous community, such as CountryBasque, said last week that the department directed by Carolina Darias had informed them of a reduction in the doses of Moderna in the next deliveries.