After taking both doses of the Sinopharm vaccine, you can now take the booster dose of the Pfizer vaccine as a third shot. The booster doses claim to further enhance immunity against the virus. In Abu Dhabi the booster dose available after six months of your second shot. Sinopharm’s immunity lasts anywhere from 4 to 6 months after the second shot.
“An option to take Pfizer, six months after the second dose of Sinopharm, is a welcome move to turn and control the spread of the virus by building immunity,” Dr Mahesh Nethravalkar, head of the department and specialist pulmonologist at NMC Specialty Hospital in Al Ain said, booster doses are highly recommended in order to increase the immunity after any vaccination.