Details of Adverse Effects of Gardasil HPV Vaccine
Caron Ryalls made this Freedom of Information request to Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency
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Dear Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency,
Please provide the number of Adverse Drug Reaction (ADR) reports relating to Gardasil HPV vaccine from September 1st 2012.
Please provide a list, frequency of reporting and details of side effects experienced within these ADR reports for Gardasil, from September 1st 2012.
As the Cervarix HPV vaccine, previously used in the UK, is a different vaccine to Gardasil with different active ingredients, it is important to look at the ADRs associated with this vaccine separately (particularly as Gardasil carries the Black Triangle symbol and so is under intensive and separate surveillance). Cervarix was being used in the UK until summer 2012, so it is expected that there will still be reports of ADRs being submitted to MHRA.
Please therefore provide, separately, the number of ADR reports relating to Cervarix HPV vaccine from September 1st 2012.
Please also provide a list, frequency of reporting and details of all side effects experienced within these ADR reports for Cervarix, from September 1st 2012.
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