Different COVID-19 Vaccines from CDC
Authorized and Recommended Vaccines
Currently, three vaccines are authorized and recommended in the United States to prevent COVID-19:
Johnson & Johnson’s Janssen
The best COVID-19 vaccine is the first one that is available to you. Do not wait for a specific brand. All currently authorized and recommended COVID-19 vaccines:
- are safe,
- are effective, and
- reduce your risk of severe illness.
CDC does not recommend one vaccine over another.