Frequently Asked Questions about COVID-19 vaccines for people with pre-existing allergic conditions

Frequently Asked Questions about COVID-19 vaccines for people with pre-existing allergic conditions

The National Immunisation Advisory Committee (NIAC) together with the Irish Association of Allergy and Immunology (IAAI) have produced a Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) document about COVID-19 vaccines for people with pre-existing allergic conditions.

The Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) document, available to view and download below, has been created as supplemental information to aid vaccinators and other front-line healthcare professionals (GPs, Occupational Health etc.). The document provides information on how to advise individuals according to their specific allergy history. This draft provides guidance with regard to three COVID-19 vaccines: Comirnaty® (Pfizer-BioNTech), COVID-19 Vaccine Moderna® and COVID-19 Vaccine Astra Zeneca.

Frequently Asked Questions about COVID-19 vaccines for people with pre-existing allergic conditions