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Department of Health suspends dengue vaccination programme amid Sanofi advisory
 

Department of Health suspends dengue vaccination programme amid Sanofi advisory

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The Department of Health immediately suspended all dengue vaccination activities in the public sector following an advisory from the vaccine's manufacturer that its efficacy was not uniform for those previously infected and those who were not.
 
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4 Dec 2017 - General
 
Madhubabu kaaja Your country is very lucky in deciding not to try out the new dengue vaccine for mass vaccination. I agree that it should be withdrawn from the market for further study. The makers probably overlooked the importance of not being infected with dengue as protection from dengue hemorrhagic fever. The vaccine probably served as the first infection and now puts those who received it at risk for the seve...
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