Thiomersal as a vaccine preservative.

  title={Thiomersal as a vaccine preservative.},
  journal={Releve epidemiologique hebdomadaire},
  volume={75 2},
  • Published 2000 in Releve epidemiologique hebdomadaire
Thiomersal poses a theoretical low risk of neurodevelopmental toxicity in infants. The known risk of morbidity and mortality from vaccine-preventable diseases and of contaminated multidose vaccine vials far outweigh any potential risk posed by thiomersal. However, with the weight of public opinion against the use of mercury of any sort, WHO and other… CONTINUE READING