Frequently Asked Questions
What is a booster?
The simplest answer is, a booster is just a third dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine or the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine in order to prolong immunity against the virus.
When can you receive the booster?
For individuals that meet the above criteria, the additional dose can be administered 28 days, or 4 weeks after the completion of the two dose vaccine schedule.
Can you mix and match vaccines?
Per CDC guidelines, persons who received either Moderna COVID-19 vaccine or the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine should receive the same vaccine for a third dose.
What are some side effects experienced after the booster?
Most individuals report similar side effects to the original two doses which include fatigue, fever, pain at injection site amongst other flu like symptoms.
Similar to the two-dose series, serious side effects are rare, but may occur.
What should I bring to my appointment?
If you have not received your two-dose series at RemedyRx, proof of vaccination will be required. Please bring a valid ID (Drivers License, Passport, etc) along with your insurance information.