| 22 May 2024, Wednesday |

Ministry of Health investigating the deaths recently recorded and how they relate to vaccine

The Ministry of Public Health confirmed that, “Since the launch of the national vaccination plan, it has been investigated in every reported case regarding dangerous and non-dangerous side effects of vaccines, in coordination between the Pharmacovigilance Committee in the Ministry and specialized scientific committees that ensure the extent to which these symptoms are related to vaccines in both scientific and medical terms Noting that Lebanon is one of the few countries that decided to adopt this procedure, just like the developed countries, ”explaining that“ the causes of deaths reported by the media and social media sites are being investigated and the extent of their relevance to receiving the vaccine. ”

The ministry also confirmed, in a statement, that it would announce “with full transparency the final report it conducts in accordance with the principles.”

Recalling what the World Health Organization confirms that the benefits of the vaccine are much more than its side effects, it called on citizens to “not hesitate to communicate with it and report what they feel of symptoms resulting from receiving the vaccine, or it is suspected that they are, because early notification is a preventive and medical necessity.”

The Ministry drew the attention of citizens to being “the reliable reference for information on every case with all its details.”