Hours ago, the Saudi Food and Drug Authority issued an official statement explaining that it had received about 34 reports related to the emergence of side effects after using the Oxford / AstraZeneca vaccine, including symptoms related to thrombosis, as well as a decrease in the amount of platelets in the blood.
On a related note, the commission stated that it began examining and auditing the incoming notifications from all sides scientifically and technically, then they were presented to specialized scientific committees.
According to the results of the study and examination of the authority in addition to the findings of the scientific committees, it was found that among the 34 reports, about 7 cases of stroke, the only cause of which may be the AstraZeneca vaccine, is due to the lack of any other causes of clotting, and despite this, so far it has not been confirmed. That the occurrence of platelet deficiency syndrome and thrombosis are closely related to the AstraZeneca vaccine.
According to the official statement issued by the Food and Drug General Authority in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, it confirmed that the rate of stroke when receiving the Corona vaccine in Saudi Arabia is rare.