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Coronavirus: Moderna Covid-19 shot more likely to cause heart inflammation than Pfizer’s, study shows, risk still low

Moderna’s Covid-19 vaccine is up to four times more likely to cause inflammation of the heart muscle, a very rare side effect, than its rival vaccine from Pfizer-BioNTech, according to a Danish study published in the British Medical Journal late on Thursday.The study, in which almost 85 per cent of Danes, or 4.9 million individuals, aged 12 and older participated, investigated the link between mRNA-based Covid-19 vaccines and heart inflammation, also known as myocarditis or myopericarditis…

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