Pertussis (whooping cough) vaccine safety data

AusVaxSafety completed pertussis (whooping cough) booster vaccine safety active surveillance this month after nearly three years of monthly active surveillance. No safety signal was identified in children receiving DTPa at 18 months or DTPa-IPV at 4 years, with data contributed by over 55,000 participating parents/carers. Vaccine safety results are available on the AusVaxSafety website.

The current reported event rates are consistent with existing data on pertussis vaccines. The current reported event rates are consistent with what are expected according to the existing data. For more information on how AusVaxSafety conducts active vaccine safety surveillance click here.

Influenza vaccine safety data 

Surveillance of 2019 influenza vaccine safety commenced from 1 April 2019. The current reported event rates are consistent with what are expected according to the existing data. For more information on how AusVaxSafety conducts active vaccine safety surveillance click here.

 

 

 

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Last updated September 2019