European and UK health agencies say the benefits of getting the jab still outweigh the risks.
The Pfizer and Moderna coronavirus jabs have been linked to cases of mild heart inflammation.
The Pfizer/BioNTech and Moderna jabs have been linked to cases of mild heart inflammation - but the benefits still outweigh the risks, according to European and UK health agencies https://t.co/UgnC68zEpf— Sky News (@SkyNews) July 9, 2021
According to the Irish Independent, health authorities have been notified of nine cases of myocarditis and pedricarditis after people recieved their vaccines.
But European and UK health agencies say the benefits of getting the jab still outweigh the risks.
Meanwhile the government has ordered millions of Pfizer vaccine doses in case a booster jab against Covid 19 is necessary.
It comes as the drug manufacturer applied to US authorities to make booster shots available.
Heart inflammation a "very rare" side-effect of Pfizer and Moderna Covid vaccines, according to regulators in Europe https://t.co/ywntjbzfQk— BBC News (World) (@BBCWorld) July 9, 2021