Safety Updates: August 2017

August 15

As noted in previous safety updates, there is currently a worldwide yellow fever vaccine shortage, including a total depletion of stock within the United States. Because of a total depletion of the Yellow Fever vaccine until mid-2018, the manufacturer, Sanofi Pasteur, has worked with the CDC to make an alternative yellow fever vaccine, Stamaril, available at select locations until Yellow Fever vaccine (YF-Vax) supply returns. To find a location near you, please see the CDC Stamaril yellow fever vaccination clinics. There are three locations in Austin, TX: Passport Health 631 W 38th St,… Read more