All Vaccines currently authorized and recommended COVID-19 vaccines:
CDC does not recommend one vaccine over another.
For people aged 65 years and older, residents in long-term care settings, and people aged 50–64 years with underlying medical conditions
Approved and authorized Vaccines in USA
Below are the vaccines that are approved and authorized in the United States to prevent COVID-19:
People with moderately to severely compromised immune systems should receive an additional dose of mRNA COVID-19 vaccine after the initial 2 doses.
Learn more about booster shots.
Find COVID-19 Vaccine Near You
Find a COVID-19 Vaccine: Search vaccines.gov, text your ZIP code to 438829, or call 1-800-232-0233 to find locations near you in the U.S.
1 If you have had a severe allergic reaction (anaphylaxis) or an immediate allergic reaction to any ingredient in the vaccine you are scheduled to receive, you should not get that vaccine. If you have been instructed not to get one type of COVID-19 vaccine, you may still be able to get another type. Learn more information for people with allergies.
2 You should get your second shot as close to the recommended 3-week or 4-week interval as possible. However, your second shot may be given up to 6 weeks (42 days) after the first dose, if necessary.
Vaccines in Phase 3 Clinical Trials
Large-scale (Phase 3) clinical trials are in progress or being planned for COVID-19 vaccines in the United States. To learn more about U.S. COVID-19 vaccine clinical trials, including vaccines in earlier stages of development, by visiting clinicaltrials.gov.external icon