COVID-19 Vaccines are here
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued Emergency Use Authorizations (EUA) for two COVID-19 vaccines.
- Pfizer (Health care systems and pharmacies are currently receiving the Pfizer vaccine)
- Moderna (Local public health departments are currently receiving the Moderna vaccine)
More vaccines may be authorized early this year.
Vaccine safety is a top priority
COVID-19 vaccines authorized by the FDA have been shown to be safe and effective in clinical trials.
The U.S. vaccine safety system ensures that all vaccines are as safe as possible. Learn how the federal government is working to ensure the safety of COVID-19 vaccines.