• Denmark bans Johnson & Johnson's coronavirus vaccine, citing the risk of rare blood clots

    11 days ago - By Business Insider

    A nurse loads a syringe with a dose of Johnson & Johnson's COVID-19 vaccine on March 9, 2021 in Athens, Ohio.
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    Denmark banned Johnson & Johnson's COVID-19 vaccine on Monday.
    The risk of rare, unusual blood clots as a side effect outweighed the shot's benefits, authorities said.
    J&J's vaccine was highly effective at preventing COVID-19 in trials.
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    Denmark has become the first country in the world to stop using Johnson & Johnson's coronavirus shot , weeks after the country banned AstraZeneca's...
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