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Switzerland suspends Glaxo's rotavirus vaccine

Posted on Mar 31, 2010 in Uncategorized

Tue Mar 23, 2010 2:49pm EDTRelated NewsUPDATE 3-Glaxo’s rotavirus vaccine use suspended – US Mon, Mar 22 2010 ZURICH, March 23 (Reuters) – Switzerland has urged doctors to temporarily stop using GlaxoSmithKline Plc’s (GSK.L) Rotarix vaccine, regulators said on Tuesday, making it the latest country to caution against its use. U.S. authorities and the company said on Monday doctors should temporarily stop using the vaccine against a diarrhoea-causing virus called rotavirus because the vaccine is contaminated with an apparently harmless pig virus. [ID:nN22219667] In a...

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