United States: Pfizer’s covid vaccine cleared for 5-11 year olds: United States leads the way for the imminent launch of a new milestone in the immunization campaign, reaching 28 million children in the country by authorizing Pfizer-BioNTech’s covid vaccine for ages 5 to 11.

After the independent expert committee s e is in favor of immunization of 5-11 years with this vaccine , the authorization in emergency US Agency of drugs (FDA) granted after passing in review meticulous results from clinical trials conducted by Pfizer on several thousand children.

According to clinical trials, the vaccine has been shown to be 90.7% effective in preventing symptomatic forms of the disease in this age group.

Pfizer's covid vaccine cleared for 5-11 year olds

We recall that in the United States, nearly 2 million children aged 5 to 11 have contracted covid , more than 8,300 have been hospitalized , and a hundred have lost their lives .