About 30 million flu shots are usually given in China each year, according to official data. Photo: AFP About 30 million flu shots are usually given in China each year, according to official data. Photo: AFP
About 30 million flu shots are usually given in China each year, according to official data. Photo: AFP

China to make up to 50 million flu vaccine doses available amid Covid-19 pandemic, official says

  • People are worried about double threat of coronavirus and influenza in coming months, says deputy director of agency in charge of vaccines
  • But production constraints may mean drug makers cannot meet demand

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
About 30 million flu shots are usually given in China each year, according to official data. Photo: AFP About 30 million flu shots are usually given in China each year, according to official data. Photo: AFP
About 30 million flu shots are usually given in China each year, according to official data. Photo: AFP
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