Hongkongers have been stocking up on diarrhoea and vomiting medicine. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
Hongkongers have been stocking up on diarrhoea and vomiting medicine. Photo: K. Y. Cheng

Coronavirus: Hongkongers stock up on diarrhoea and vomiting medicine amid concerns over new Omicron subvariant

  • Experts say XBB unlikely to cause new wave because city has been exposed to subvariants and has enough immunity
  • Some residents are buying medicine for relatives in mainland China who are struggling to get supplies

Hongkongers have been stocking up on diarrhoea and vomiting medicine. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
Hongkongers have been stocking up on diarrhoea and vomiting medicine. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
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