ZyCov D

Covaxin alone for the 15-17; 39-week gap for COVID boosters

Adolescents born in 2007 or before can register on Co-WIN to book vaccine slots or can simply walk into vaccination centres, the Union health ministry said in a document.

published on : 28th December 2021

CDSCO approves shelf life of COVID-19 vaccines as 12.5 crore Indians are due for second dose

COVID-19 vaccine stock which has not been utilised in private hospitals and nearing expiry has been taken up for redistribution by respective state governments, as advised by the Union government.

published on : 4th December 2021

India to initially introduce ZyCoV-D Covid-19 vaccine in seven states including Tamil Nadu

The health ministry has reportedly placed a purchase order for one crore dozes of Zydus Cadila's three-dose Covid-19 vaccine.

published on : 2nd December 2021

Zydus Cadila's Covid vaccine ZyCoV-D to be used in seven states initially

The vaccine will be administered using a needle-free applicator called "PharmaJet", as opposed to the traditional syringes.

published on : 2nd December 2021

Centre places purchase order for one crore doses of Zydus' needle-free Covid vaccine

The Union Health Ministry is learnt to have given the go ahead to initiate the preparatory work for the introduction of the indigenously developed world's first DNA-based Covid jab.

published on : 7th November 2021

Zydus Cadila agrees to reduce its Covid vaccine price, final decision soon: Sources

To administer the needle-free ZyCov-D vaccine, a disposable painless jet applicator costing Rs 93 is required for each dose, which would take the price to Rs 358 per dose.

published on : 31st October 2021

ZyCoV-D vaccine roll out expected to be rolled out in Odisha soon

Director of Family Welfare and nodal officer of COVID vaccination Dr Bijay Panigrahi said the orientation-cum-training programme is being conducted in phases.

published on : 22nd October 2021

High cost, three doses make ZyCoV-D last choice among Covid vaccines

Hospitals say stocks of Covishield, Covaxin have piled up, cite lack of needle-free vaccine applicators      

published on : 14th October 2021

'Lack of vaccine applicators delaying ZyCoV-D launch', say government officials

The Ahmedabad-based company had projected the vaccine as a painless vaccine that has to be administered in three doses.

published on : 12th October 2021

Debate over prices halted launch of Zydus' Covid-19 vaccine on Gandhi Jayanti?

Sources added that a few more rounds of negotiations are likely this week before a government procurement price, as well as price of the vaccine in private hospitals can be fixed.

published on : 5th October 2021

ZyCoV-D to be introduced in Covid vaccination drive shortly: Government

As far as the price at which it will be procured is concerned, Union Health Secretary Rajesh Bhushan told a press conference that the government is in talks with the manufacturer.

published on : 30th September 2021

Zydus Cadila vaccine likely to seek 2-dose approval, not 3

The permission granted by DCGI in August was for a three-dose schedule, which was tested for efficacy in the Phase 3 clinical trials.

published on : 4th September 2021

Zydus Cadila's COVID-19 vaccine to be available from first week of October

Further, a decision on whether all children or only those with co-morbidities will be administered the COVID-19 vaccine on priority has not yet been taken, the government said on Thursday.

published on : 27th August 2021

Despite approval to Zydus Cadila vaccine, kids' inoculation may not start anytime soon

Vaccination for adolescents and kids with serious comorbidities, however, are likely to start in October when sufficient doses of ZyCoV D is available.

published on : 25th August 2021

Hope to start supply of ZyCoV-D vaccine by mid to end September: Zydus Group MD

Sharvil Patel said Zydus Cadila is actively looking at ramping up manufacturing both domestically through partnerships and also outside of the country.

published on : 21st August 2021
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