They can change the second dose of the AstraZeneca vaccine from Monday night (21/06) eligible citizens, through a special field that opened at emvolio.gov.gr.
Specifically, the vaccinated who, at the discretion of their doctors, suffered possible effects on their health with the first dose of the vaccine, have the right to deposit on the platform emvolio.gov.gr, request for exclusion from the second dose with that vaccine and choice of another.
AstraZeneca vaccine: Who are excluded
It is noted that from the second dose with AstraZeneca are excluded the people of all ages who showed severe, side effect of thrombosis, with or without thrombocytopenia, who will be called to give the second dose with one of the other vaccines.
Those who are intrested, for medical reasons of changing the second dose of AstraZeneca vaccine may be associated with TAXIS codes and post it doctor's opinion justifying this modification to the vaccination regimen.
Those who have scheduled first dose appointments of AstraZeneca and are under the age of 60 years already receive one informative SMS on the Commission decision and the recommendation whether they want to change vaccine. Its scientists National Vaccination Committee decided, however, how those who wish to continue and complete their vaccination with AstraZeneca, or choose this preparation from the beginning for their vaccination, have this capability.
The list of diseases that justify the change of the second dose
At embolio.gov.gr there is the list of illnesses to justify, after medical advice, the change of the second dose for those who have been vaccinated with the AstraZeneca vaccine:
I74 Arterial embolism and thrombosis
I74.0 Embolism and thrombosis of the abdominal aorta
I74.1 Embolism and thrombosis of other and unspecified parts of the aorta
I74.2 Embolism and thrombosis of arteries of the upper extremities
I74.3 Embolism and thrombosis of arteries of the lower extremities
I74.4 Embolism and thrombosis of indeterminate arteries of the extremities, not specified
I74.5 Pulmonary artery embolism and thrombosis
I74.8 Embolism and thrombosis of other arteries
I74.9 Embolism and thrombosis of unspecified artery
I80 Varicose veins and thrombophlebitis
I80.0 Varicose veins and thrombophlebitis of the superficial vessels of the lower extremities
I80.1 Varicose veins and femoral vein thrombophlebitis
I80.2 Varicose veins and thrombophlebitis of other deep vessels of the lower extremities
I80.3 Unspecified varicose veins and thrombophlebitis of the lower extremities
I80.8 Varicose veins and thrombophlebitis of other localizations
I80.9 Unidentified local varicose veins and thrombophlebitis
I81 Portal vein thrombosis
I82 Other venous embolism and thrombosis
I82.0 Budd-Chiari Syndrome
I82.1 Migratory thrombophlebitis
I82.2 Embolism and thrombosis of the vena cava
I82.3 Embolism and thrombosis of the renal vein
I82.8 Embolism and thrombosis of other designated veins
I82.9 Unidentified vein embolism and thrombosis
I26 Pulmonary embolism
I26.0 Pulmonary embolism with reference to acute pulmonary heart
I26.9 Pulmonary embolism without reference to acute pulmonary heart disease