Today, on May 24, the “Sinovac” vaccination starts in Georgia. Registration for the Sinovac vaccination started on May 21.
The Chinese-made Sinovac vaccine, like the “Sinopharm,” is a traditional vaccine and is used for people over 18 years of age, reports the Ministry of Refugees, Labor, Health and Social Affairs.
The Sinovac vaccine was positively evaluated by The Strategic Advisory Group of Experts on Immunization.
Paata Imnadze, Deputy Director of the National Center for Disease Control, noted that the side effects of the Sinovac vaccine are minimal and mild. According to studies, the Sinovac vaccine has a protection rate of 85 percent to 100 percent.