Currently, CDC is recommending that moderately to severely immunocompromised people receive an additional dose of the mRNA Covid-19 vaccine at least 28 days after a second dose of Pfizer or Moderna vaccine. This includes people who have:
For people who received either Pfizer-BioNTech or Moderna’s COVID-19 vaccine series, a third dose of the same mRNA vaccine should be used. A person should not receive more than three mRNA vaccine doses. If the mRNA vaccine product given for the first two doses is not available or is unknown, either mRNA COVID-19 vaccine product may be administered. Current information from the CDC has not yet determined if a second dose of the Johnson and Johnson vaccine is needed for immunocompromised people.
CDC does not recommend additional doses or booster shots for any other population at this time.
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