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EU Agency Links J&J Vaccine, Blood Clots

At least eight people who got the J&J shot have developed blood clots, but more than 7 million have gotten this vaccine in the U.S.
Posted at 10:41 AM, Apr 20, 2021
and last updated 2021-04-20 12:41:00-04

The European Union's top drug regulator says there is a possible link between the Johnson & Johnson COVID vaccine and very rare blood clots. 

At least eight people who got the J&J shot have developed blood clots, but more than 7 million have gotten this vaccine in the U.S. 

The European agency says the blood clots should be considered a very rare side effect. 

The U.S. paused its use of this vaccine to review it.


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