Bits of Plastic Found in Vials of Merck Vaccines


Pharmaceutical giant, Merck & Co., recently disclosed that pieces of plastic shrink wrap were found in vials of several of the company’s popular vaccines. The affected vaccines include: Varivax for chicken pox, Gardasil for HPV prevention, Zostavax for shingles MMR II for measles and Pneumovax for pneumococcal disease. Merck claims that they are not aware [...]