In accordance with the latest federal authorization, Giant Food pharmacies in Maryland are now administering the updated COVID-19 bivalent booster vaccines.
All 153 Giant Pharmacy locations are offering the updated Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine as a single booster dose for individuals 12 years of age and older and select Giant pharmacy locations are also offering the updated Moderna vaccine as a single booster dose for individuals 18 years of age and older.
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Per federal guidance, individuals 12 years of age and older may receive a single updated booster dose at least two months following the completion of the primary series or the last booster dose. The previous monovalent mRNA COVID-19 vaccines are no longer authorized to be used as booster doses for individuals 12 years of age and older.
Customers are encouraged to schedule an appointment or walk into their local Giant Pharmacy location to receive the updated booster vaccine. Individuals will need to bring their vaccination card at the time of their visit.