Israel, EU drug regulators find no link between Pfizer Covid shot and stroke
One week after the FDA and CDC found a potential safety concern linking ischemic stroke in older adults to the updated Pfizer vaccine, Israel and EU drug regulators announced they had not found a link between the two.
Ischemic strokes occur when blood clots or other particles block the blood vessels to the brain.
Reuters first reported on Thursday that an Israel health ministry official said there were no links found between the vaccine made by Pfizer and its German partner BioNTech, and strokes.
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