Archive for December, 2007

HIB Vaccine Recall

As you may have heard, Merck pharmaceutical company has recalled 10 lots (batches) of vaccinations that protect against the bacterial infection known as HIB (Haemophilus Influenzae B). This amounts to about 1 million doses being taken off the market. Merck voluntarily did this as a precautionary measure when manufacturing equipment was found to be contaminated […]