FAQ

Frequently asked questions

When will mass production of the Russian vaccine start?
The plan is to ramp up the vaccine production by the end of 2020 in Russia and globally.

Will the vaccine be available in other countries?
Over 30 countries had expressed interest in obtaining the Sputnik V, including UAE, Saudi Arabia, Indonesia, Philippines, Brazil, Mexico, and India.

When will Russia provide full scientific data behind the vaccine?
A scientific article on the results of Phase I-II clinical trials of the vaccine was published in one of the world's most respected medical journals The Lancet in September.

How can I become a volunteer in clinical trials?
The ongoing Sputnik V post-registration clinical trials involve more than 44,000 people in Russia, the United Arab Emirates (UAE), India, Venezuela and Belarus. More countries expressed interest in carrying out clinical trials of Sputnik V. The start dates for clinical trials will be announced separately for each country on Sputnik V platforms. Please subscribe to Sputnik V social media channels in order to find out if your country is hosting Sputnik V clinical trials and how to participate.

When will the vaccine be available?
Russia is launching mass production of Sputnik V using multiple production sites within the country primarily for domestic use. Our partners outside Russia will produce the Sputnik V vaccine for use internationally. Please, subscribe to Sputnik V social media channels to find out the latest news about Sputnik V production and international adoption.

How can I get/purchase the vaccine?
Sputnik V will be administered to the population of a particular country after approval from a national regulator as part of the national mass COVID-19 vaccination program. Please, subscribe to Sputnik V social media channels to find out the latest news about Sputnik V production and international adoption.

When will trials begin in my country?
Sputnik V post-registration clinical trials involved over 44,000 people in Russia, the United Arab Emirates (UAE), India, Venezuela and Belarus. More countries expressed interest in carrying out clinical trial of Sputnik V. The start dates for clinical trials will be announced separately for each country on Sputnik V channels. Please, subscribe to Sputnik V social media channels in order to know if your country is hosting Sputnik V clinical trials.

What will be the price of Sputnik V vaccine?
The price for individual countries will be defined by factors such as production costs and logistics. In many countries, for example in Russia, vaccination costs will be covered by national health insurance programs. The price will be competitive as making huge profits on the vaccine is not our intention. Please, subscribe to Sputnik V social media channels to learn more.

Can a foreigner come to Russia to receive a Sputnik V vaccination?
For the moment the Sputnik V vaccine is available only as part of clinical trials or for people from so called “high risk groups” including medical and school workers. Please, subscribe to Sputnik V social media channels to learn when Sputnik V will be available to foreign citizens in Russia.


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