Tags: ‘Vitamin’


Adverse event reports after tetanus toxoid, reduced diphtheria toxoid, and acellular pertussis vaccines in pregnant women. “The most frequent pregnancy-specific AE was spontaneous abortion in 22 (16.7%) reports.” #Fetal #Death #Pregnancy #Tdap #Vaccine #MedScienceResearch https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/m/pubmed/22727350/ — Despite awareness of recommendations, why do health care workers not immunize pregnant women? (2017) “In this study, approximately 26% […]

Vitamin K

Accidental Administration of an Ergot Alkaloid to a Neonate “We describe a neonate with altered splanchnic arterial blood flow after accidental substitution of an ergot alkaloid, methylergonovine maleate (MEM), for vitamin K1.” #Vitamin #K #Error #MedScienceResearch http://pediatrics.aappublications.org/content/98/3/457.long — Accidental Poisoning of Newborn Infants with Ergonovine Maleate #Vitamin #K #Error #MedScienceResearch http://journals.sagepub.com/doi/abs/10.1177/000992287101000505 — Anaphylactic shock due […]


🛑 Adverse events associated with childhood vaccines other than pertussis and rubella. Summary of a report from the Institute of Medicine. “The committee found that the evidence favored acceptance of a causal relation between diphtheria and tetanus toxoids and Guillain-Barré syndrome and brachial neuritis, between measles vaccine and anaphylaxis, between oral polio vaccine and Guillain-Barré […]


A clinical analysis of gelatin allergy and determination of its causal relationship to the previous administration of gelatin-containing acellular pertussis vaccine combined with diphtheria and tetanus toxoids. #Gelatin #Allergy #DTaP #Vaccine #MMR #MedScienceResearch https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/m/pubmed/9949325/ — Delay in diphtheria, pertussis, tetanus vaccination is associated with a reduced risk of childhood asthma #DTaP #Asthma #Autoimmunity #Vaccine #MedScienceResearch […]


🛑 Adverse effect versus quality control of the Fuenzalida-Palacios antirabies vaccine. “We evaluated the components of the Fuenzalida-Palacios antirabies vaccine, which is till used in most developing countries in human immunization for treatment and prophylaxis. This vaccine is prepared from newborn mouse brains at 1% concentration. Even though the vaccine is considered to have a […]


Activation of metastatic potential in African green monkey kidney cell lines by prolonged in vitro culture. “Their malignant tumor growth was further demonstrated around the 500 passage level when tumor metastases were detected in the lungs of four of the 14 inoculated rats. Vero cells induced such lung metastases in rats already at passage 227.” […]


Anetoderma occurring after hepatitis B vaccination. “Anetoderma is an elastolytic disorder of unknown origin. To our knowledge, anetoderma secondary to hepatitis B immunization has been described only once in the literature, in two siblings vaccinated at the same time. We describe, what we believe to be an additional case of such a rare disorder in […]


Adverse events following quadrivalent meningococcal CRM-conjugate vaccine (Menveo®) reported to the Vaccine Adverse Event Reporting system (VAERS), 2010-2015. #Anaphylaxis #Vaccine #Meningococcal #VAERS #MedScienceResearch https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/m/pubmed/28262331/ — Anaphylactic reactions to measles-mumps-rubella vaccine in three children with allergies to hen’s egg and cow’s milk. “AIM: Allergies to hen’s egg and cow’s milk are the most frequent food allergies […]