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FAQ: COVID-19 vaccines for children ages 5–11

Children 5–11 years old can now receive a COVID-19 vaccine. Note that the Pfizer-BioNTech pediatric vaccine is the ONLY vaccine currently given Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for this age group. (Moderna and Johnson & Johnson vaccines have received EUA approval for use by those 18 years old and above.)

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Here are common questions about Pfizer’s pediatric vaccine.