The Facts About Donating Plasma After Your Covid-19 Vaccination
Q. Can vaccinated people still donate plasma?
A. Yes, however depending on the type of COVID-19 vaccine there may be a waiting period. (See below)
Q. How long do I have to wait after my vaccination to donate plasma?
A. If you recently received the following COVID-19 vaccine:
• Pfizer & Moderna (nucleic/RNA origin vaccine) = there is no deferral time
• Johnson & Johnson (live accentuated vaccine) = 14-day deferral time
• If you do not know the origin or manufacturer of your vaccine = 14-day deferral time
Q. Can I donate plasma if I recently had COVID-19?
A. Yes, you can donate plasma after recovering from COVID-19, however, there is a 10-day deferral time following the cessation of symptoms or the date of a positive test.
We want to reassure you that the health and safety of our donors, community and staff are our top priority.
Octapharma Plasma is committed to protecting our donors and staff and we are closely monitoring the information related to Coronavirus (COVID-19).