Oregon, Washington to stop administering Johnson & Johnson vaccine after 6 reports of rare blood clots

The CDC and FDA are investigating rare and potentially dangerous blood clots reported in six women who received the vaccine.

PORTLAND, Ore. — The Oregon Health Authority (OHA) and Washington State Department of Health on Tuesday asked vaccine providers across the state to immediately stop administering the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine following a recommendation from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). The agencies are investigating rare and potentially dangerous blood clots reported in six women who received the vaccine.

One of the six women died, health officials said. All six are between the ages of 18

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