21 Apr 2015

GSK re-introduces typhoid-containing vaccines

News for health professionals on typhoid-containing vaccine availability

In 2011 GSK suspended production of Typherix (Typhoid, Polysaccharide vaccine) and Hepatyrix  (Hepatitis A (inactivated) due to manufacturing capacity constraints. These vaccines are now available again.

All queries relating to the supply of these products should be directed to GlaxoSmithKline.

Information about alternative hepatitis A and typhoid vaccine products, available from other manufacturers, is available from the electronic Medicines Compendium (eMC).

Reminder: Annual Return for YFVC now due

Important notice for all Yellow Fever Vaccination Centres (YFVC) Read more

South Korea Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games

Travelling to South Korea for the 2018 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games? Check our country specific and general travel health advice Read more

Avian flu: Chinese New Year travel advice

Travelling to China to celebrate the New Year? Read more

Humanitarian Aid workers to Bangladesh

NEW - Updated recommendations for aid workers travelling to assist with the Rohingya refugee crisis in Bangladesh Read more

Travelling to Carnival?

Careful preparation and planning helps travellers enjoy a safe and healthy carnival trip Read more
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