How much and why is the booster dose of Kovid-19 necessary?

1. Covid-19 booster dose: How much and why is the booster dose of Kovid-19 necessary?



                                                       The new variant of Kovid-19, Omicron, has once again troubled the whole world. Although life seemed to be normalizing for some time due to vaccination, but after the arrival of its new variant, it is becoming necessary to take precautions as well as impose some restrictions. Meanwhile, Kovid-19 booster dose has also been started in India from January 10, 2022. It is natural for us to have many questions regarding this booster dose. Today we are going to give you information about Kovid-19 booster dose. Let us know about this in detail. First of all, know why it is necessary to take a booster dose?

2. Why is it necessary to take the Kovid-19 booster dose?

There is no doubt that vaccination is very important for protection from Kovid-19. This is the reason that in the year 2021, full focus was placed on vaccination. So that, more and more people can be saved from this serious disease or even if someone gets this disease, then he can avoid complications. At present the whole world is going through the third wave of corona virus. As already mentioned, vaccination protects us from serious illness caused by SARS-CoV-2. However, its effectiveness seems to be declining rapidly in senior citizens and people with serious illness.

Apart from this, even after vaccination, new variants of Kovid-19 like Omicron are spreading seriously and causing problems. Although more research is going on in this regard, the elderly, people with low immunity and seriously ill are being advised to take the Kovid-19 booster dose. So that, they can avoid the complications of this disease. To provide more protection to those who have taken both the doses of corona virus, this booster dose is being given. Which will also prove beneficial in protecting against the new variant Omicron.

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3. How to take Covid-19 booster dose?

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             In our country, from January 10, 2022, a booster dose of corona vaccine has been started for frontline workers and elderly people with co-morbidities. For this you can book slot online. To book slot online, you have to go to the website of Cowin ( and after following your registered mobile number and other instructions you can book your slot, then he can go to the nearest vaccination center and get the vaccine directly.

It is also necessary to know that the covid-19 booster dose will be given to those people who have given the first two doses. Not only this, people who were given the first two doses of Covaxin, then they are also given the third dose of Covaxin. Whereas those who have been given the first two doses of Coveshield, then they will be given only the third dose Coveshield. It is also important to take care of some other things regarding the Kovid-19 booster dose. Come, know about them.

4. Keep these things in mind for the Kovid-19 booster dose


 In view of the new variant Omicron threat of Kovid-19, Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi announced its booster dose only last month. It is also important to have this information about this vaccine:

There is a provision to give the Covid-19 booster dose only to frontline workers and senior citizens with co-morbidities. The list of co-morbidities includes diseases like diabetes, cancer, cirrhosis, sickle cell disease.

A doctor's certificate is not required while taking this dosage, but you can consult a doctor before taking it.

This third dose can be given only to those people who have a gap of nine months between the second and third doses. That is, if you have taken your second dose before April 2021. Only then can you take a booster dose. Otherwise, you just have to wait for it now.

5. You can register online, but it is not necessary.

The Kovid-19 booster dose in priority groups is completely free in government hospitals.

Also, if a person has become corona positive during this period, then a gap of three months is necessary for this booster after this report comes negative. Now know about some common questions asked about Kovid-19 booster dose and know what are their answers?

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Common questions and answers about Kovid-19 booster dose

We all want to know about the Kovid-19 booster dose. The curiosity in everyone's mind about this dose is the same as it was before taking the first dose. But, it is very important to know a few things about it. Let's know more about them:

6. Who can take a booster dose?

Kovid-19 booster dose can be taken by those people who have taken both the doses earlier. At present, this dose is being given only to frontline workers, elderly and people suffering from serious diseases.

7. What are the things to keep in mind during and after the Kovid-19 booster dose?

Even for the booster dose, you should take care of all the things that should be kept during the first two doses. For example, consult a doctor before taking it, do not take the vaccine on an empty stomach and take rest for some time after the vaccine. You may still have a fever and other minor problems after taking this vaccine. 

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This was the information about the Kovid-19 booster dose. Hope you liked this information. Remember, the threat of Kovid-19 is Coronavirus is not over yet. In such a situation, you should take special care of some things. Like always wear a mask while going out, keep a distance of six feet from other people, keep sanitizing your hands from time to time, go out only if necessary. If you see any of its symptoms, seek medical help immediately. Along with this, motivate people for vaccination and also give information about booster dose.

If you have any question regarding this, then definitely know to the doctor. You can also ask your questions on our Facebook page. We will try our best to answer all your questions in the comment box. 

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