Covid-19 Pfizer Vaccine

COVID-19 vaccines are a safe and effective way to protect yourself and others from the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). COVID-19 vaccines contain weakened or inactive parts of the virus that trigger an immune response in your body, but do not cause the disease. Different types of COVID-19 vaccines have been authorised or approved in various countries, and they all have been shown to reduce the risk of severe illness, hospitalisation, and death from COVID-19. If you are eligible for a COVID-19 vaccine, you can find information on how to register and make an appointment for vaccination on Getting vaccinated is one of the best ways to help end the pandemic and return to normal life.

COVID-19 is a disease caused by a new coronavirus. It can affect different people in different ways. Some common signs of infection are:

  • Fever
  • Cough
  • Tiredness
  • Difficulty breathing
  • Headache
  • Loss of taste or smell
  • Muscle or body aches
  • Nausea or vomiting
  • Diarrhoea

Vaccine doses are important to protect yourself and others from COVID-19. You should follow the advice of ATAGI on when and how to get your booster shots. You can read more about it here. There are different types of COVID-19 vaccines available in Australia.


If you have any questions or concerns about the COVID vaccine, you can talk to your local Howard Pharmacist. They can provide you with reliable information and support.