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Moderna COVID-19 Vaccine

On December 18, 2020, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration issued an emergency use authorization (EUA) for the second vaccine for the prevention of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2). The emergency use authorization allows the Moderna COVID-19 Vaccine to be distributed in the U.S for use in individuals 18 years of age and older.


Emergency Use Authorization Status:
Authorized
Name:
Moderna COVID-19 Vaccine
Manufacturer:
ModernaTX, Inc.

Authorized Use

For the prevention of 2019 coronavirus disease (COVID-19) for individuals 18 years of age and older

Common Side Effects

The most commonly reported side effects, which typically lasted several days, were pain at the injection site, tiredness, headache, muscle pain, chills, joint pain, swollen lymph nodes in the same arm as the injection, nausea and vomiting, and fever. Of note, more people experienced these side effects after the second dose than after the first dose, so it is important for vaccination providers and recipients to expect that there may be some side effects after either dose, but even more so after the second dose. Learn more.

Additional Information

Translations of the Fact Sheet for Recipients and Caregivers

Fact Sheet Language
ورقة ح قائقل متلقّي اللقاح ومن یرعاھم عربي (Arabic)
ကာကွယ်ဆ ေး လက်ခံရရှှိသူမ ာေးနှင ် ဆ ာင ်ဆရှာက်မှု ဆ ေးသူမ ာေးအတွက် သတင်ေးအခ က်အလက် ာရွက် မြန်မာ (Burmese)
ᎤᏙᎯᏳ ᎪᏪᎳᏅ ᎾᏍᎩᎾ ᏗᏂᏁᏍᎩ ᎠᎴ ᎤᎾᏓᎦᏎᏍᏗ ᏗᎾᏓᏍᏕᎵᏍᎩ ᎩᎵᏏ (Cherokee)
供接受疫苗者和照顾者使用的情况说明书 中文 (Chinese)
TAROPWEN AFFAT (IKA FACT SHEET) REN CHON ANGEI ME CHON TUMUN Foosun Chuuk (Chuukese)
FEUILLET D’INFORMATION À L’INTENTION DES PERSONNES RECEVANT LE VACCIN ET DES AIDANTS Français (French Canadian)
ERKBLATT FÜR EMPFÄNGER UND BETREUER Deutsch (German)
પ્રાપ્તકતાા અને સંભાળ રાખનારાઓ માટે ફેક્ટશીટ ગુજરાતી (Gujarati)
FEY ENFOMASYON POU MOUN K’AP RESEVWA AVEK MOUN K’AP BAY SWEN Kreyòl Ayisyen (Haitian Creole)
प्राप्तकतााओं और देखभाल कतााओं के ललए तथ्य पत्र हिन्दी (Hindi)
DAIM NTAWV QHIA TSEEB RAU COV NEEG TAU KEV PAB THIAB COV NEEG ZOV TU Hmoob (Hmong)
환자와 의료진을 위한 정보지 한국어 (Korean)
ZIEN JAUV-LOUC BUN DUQV ZIPV TENGX CAUX ZIUX GOUX NYEI MIENH Iu Mien (Iu Mien)
TQANIL YOL TE KYE Q’ANIL IX QE XJAL TUN TOK KYB’AQ Tuj qyol (Mam)
PEPA IM MEḶEḶE KO REṂOOL ÑAN RO REJ LOLOORJAKE ĀJMUUR IM Pālle (Marshallese)
BĄĄH Á’ÁLNÉHÍÍ DÓÓ AA’ÁHÁLYÁNÍÍ BÁ NAALTSOOS BEE ÉÉHÓZINII Bilagáanaa Bizaad jí (Navajo)
ARKUSZ INFORMACYJNY DLA OSÓB SZCZEPIONYCH I ICH OPIEKUNÓW Polski (Polish)
FICHA TÉCNICA PARA RECEPTORES E CUIDADORES Português (Portuguese)
ИНФОРМАЦИОННЫЙ БЮЛЛЕТЕНЬ ДЛЯ РЕЦИПИЕНТОВ И СПЕЦИАЛИСТОВ ПО УХОДУ Русский (Russian)
XAASHIDA MACLUUMAADKA EE LOOGU TALAGALAY DADKA LA Soomaali (Somali)
HOJA INFORMATIVA PARA RECEPTORES Y CUIDADORES Español (Spanish)
FACT SHEET PARA SA MGA TUMATANGGAP AT TAGAPAG-ALAGA Tagalog (Tagalog)
TỜ THÔNG TIN DÀNH CHO NGƯỜI ĐƯỢC TIÊM VẮC-XIN VÀ NGƯỜI CHĂM SÓC Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
אינפאָרמאַציע בלאט פאר די וועלכע באקומע ן די וואַקסין און פאר הילפער (גבאים) אידיש (Yiddish)

Translations of the Fact Sheet for Healthcare Providers Administering Vaccine

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