Ireland – Safety Update: COVID-19 Vaccines — Overview of National Reporting Experience — 4 March 2021

This update includes an overview of reports of suspected side effects notified to the HPRA safety monitoring system and is provided as an enhanced transparency measure for members of the public and healthcare professionals.

Reports included in the overview are those notified to the HPRA on a voluntary basis by healthcare professionals and members of the public, with reporting of suspected side effects to COVID-19 vaccines (www.hpra.ie/report) encouraged. Any reports received by the HPRA from the company (i.e. the licence holder, to date, BioNtech, Moderna, Astra Zeneca) responsible for the vaccine are also included within this update. This overview provides an up-to-date summary of national reporting experience…