The AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine in P.E.I. has been suspended, with the province reportedly cancelling Canadians’ appointments.\nDoses of the AstraZeneca vaccine had been set aside in P.E.I. for young people aged between 18 and 29 years old who are working directly with the public.\nEditor's Choice: New Map Of Canada's COVID-19 Cases Shows Which Regions Have Zero Right Now\n\nHowever, a spokesperson for the Department of Health told CBC News that deliveries of the vaccine had been suspended in P.E.I., with more information expected later today.\n"Appointments at pharmacies for AstraZeneca vaccine for those 18-29 are on hold pending anticipated further information from Health Canada and NACI," a statement read.\nAdditional information about why the vaccine has been suspended was not confirmed. \nWhile several European countries have suspended the AstraZeneca vaccine following reports of rare blood clots, both Health Canada and Justin Trudeau have reassured Canadians that it is both safe and effective.\n\n\n\nHealth Canada has a robust website with all the latest information on the vaccines and can answer any questions you may have. Click here for more information.