“The reported rates of myocarditis among males aged 18 to 29 after the second vaccine dose were 15.9 per 100,000 for the Moderna vaccine and 2.6 per 100,000 for the Pfizer.”
December 6, 2021
After millions of young Canadian men have been injected with millions of doses of Moderna, it’s now recommended those between 12-29 no longer do so, says Blacklock’s Reporter.
The National Advisory Committee on Immunization cited a rare but troubling incidence of heart inflammation for their reasoning.
The committee in an updated recommendation that said data from other countries pointed to higher rates of myocarditis or inflammation of the heart with the Moderna vaccination compared to Pfizer-BioNtech shots.
“What we’ve seen predominantly in terms of myocarditis rates and booster doses has been evidence out of Israel,” said Dr. Matthew Tunis, executive secretary to the Advisory Committee.
Data shows 4,001,958 Canadians have already received the Moderna shot. The Public Health Agency said it knew of 1,376 reports of myocarditis, typically involving men aged 27.
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