MANILA, Philippines — Some 193,000 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine from U.S. drugmaker Pfizer are set to reach within the nation on Monday, Well being Secretary Francisco Duque III mentioned Saturday.
“On Monday, that’s Could 10, we predict the Pfizer supply of round 193,000 [doses], after which we’ve got additionally COVAX Pfizer 1.1 million doses after which extra 500,000 Sinovac and about 2 million Sputnik V by Gamaleya,” he mentioned in a press briefing held after the supply of over 2 million doses of AstraZeneca’s COVID-19 vaccine by way of the COVAX Facility.
At current, the nation has already acquired over 7.5 million doses of COVID-19 vaccine, composed of two.5 million AstraZeneca doses, 5 million CoronaVac doses from China’s Sinovac Biotech, and 15,000 Sputnik V doses from Russia’s Gamaleya Institute.
As of Could 4, over 2 million doses have already been given to precedence teams for vaccination, together with 1.7 million doses given as the primary dose and 320,586 as second pictures.
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