Chinese rabies vaccine circulated in Vietnam safe

The Drug Administration of Vietnam under the Ministry of Health yesterday announced Chinese rabies vaccine circulated in the country is not involved with vaccine scandal in China.

Vaccine Speeda
Vaccine Speeda

Chinese-made registered and circulated vaccine Speeda is made by Liaoning Cheng Da Biotecnology not sub-standard vaccine produced by Chinese vaccine maker Changsheng Bio-technology.

Vaccine Speeda is being produced and provided to several countries including Vietnam.

Therefore, to calm down people’s worry, the Administration requested the departments of health in cities and provinces and infirmaries spread information of the vaccine.

The Ministry of Health will continue using vaccine Speeda to meet demand and avoid a halt.

At the same time, medical facilities including the National Institute of Hygiene and Epidemiology, Pasteur Institutes in Ho Chi Minh City and Nha Trang Town of the central province of Khanh Hoa which inject the vaccine have to place a poster about the vaccine at the institutes.

According to the Administration, media in the world recently reported the shocking vaccine scandal in China.

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