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#Pandemrix

# pandemrix - Wednesday 4 November, 2020

15-year-old settles case with State and pharmaceutical company over side-effects from swine flu vaccine
# Pandemrix
# Pandemrix

15-year-old settles case with State and pharmaceutical company over side-effects from swine flu vaccine

Nov 4th 2020, 5:47 PM 39,774 Views 0 Comments

Ben Blackwell from Ratoath in Co Meath won damages in the High Court today.

# pandemrix - Sunday 7 April, 2019

More than 80 cases now before High Court over swine flu vaccine
# Narcolepsy
# Narcolepsy

More than 80 cases now before High Court over swine flu vaccine

Apr 7th 2019, 7:05 AM 42,368 Views 0 Comments

A solicitor handling many of the cases said the slow process is “very frustrating” for his clients.

# pandemrix - Saturday 3 May, 2014

Study confirms swine flu vaccine and narcolepsy link in Ireland
# Pandemrix
# Pandemrix

Study confirms swine flu vaccine and narcolepsy link in Ireland

May 3rd 2014, 3:11 PM 32,575 Views 45 Comments

The study showed a 13.9-fold higher risk of narcolepsy in children or adolescents vaccinated with Pandemrix in Ireland that those not vaccinated with it.

# pandemrix - Monday 10 February, 2014

Families affected by swine flu jab to demand action from EU health commissioner
# Narcolepsy
# Narcolepsy

Families affected by swine flu jab to demand action from EU health commissioner

Feb 10th 2014, 10:59 PM 11,955 Views 88 Comments

The vaccine, which has been linked to narcolepsy in young people, was approved by the European medicines watchdog in 2009.

# pandemrix - Monday 9 December, 2013

HSE sorry for letter to narcolepsy sufferers, says supports will not be withdrawn
# Pandemrix
# Pandemrix

HSE sorry for letter to narcolepsy sufferers, says supports will not be withdrawn

Dec 9th 2013, 6:47 PM 17,694 Views 115 Comments

The HSE said it intends to set aside a letter sent to sufferers to inform them that supports would be withheld on the advice of the State Claims Agency.

# pandemrix - Friday 19 April, 2013

Narcolepsy sufferers plan march on Department of Health over lack of supports
# Narcolepsy
# Narcolepsy

Narcolepsy sufferers plan march on Department of Health over lack of supports

Apr 19th 2013, 6:45 AM 5,790 Views 24 Comments

A report published last year concluded that those given the State sponsored swine flu vaccine Pandemrix were at a higher risk of narcolepsy than unvaccinated individuals.

# pandemrix - Tuesday 18 October, 2011

Result of swine flu jab investigation expected later this year
# Health
# Health

Result of swine flu jab investigation expected later this year

Oct 18th 2011, 9:12 AM 958 Views 8 Comments

The Health Service Executive is investigating the link between a swine flu jab and narcolepsy. This year’s vaccine does not contain the controversial Pandremix strain.

# pandemrix - Saturday 23 July, 2011

The Daily Fix: Saturday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Saturday

Jul 23rd 2011, 8:12 PM 1,599 Views 5 Comments

In today’s fix: Police say there are unexploded bombs in Oslo as the search for bodies continues on Utoya… and RIP Amy Winehouse.

European medicines watchdog says swine flu jab not suitable for children
# Swine Flu
# Swine Flu

European medicines watchdog says swine flu jab not suitable for children

Jul 23rd 2011, 12:48 PM 1,384 Views 12 Comments

The European Medicines Agency has said there is a link between the drug Pandemrix and the sleeping disorder narcolepsy in young people.