Vaccine ingredient facts from a federal government Website managed by the Office of Infectious Disease and HIV/AIDS Policy, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)
This document was created by the North Dakota Immunization Program for legislators with facts about vaccines. It covers a wide variety of topics including VPDs, safety, ingredients, exemptions, requirements, and ND specific data.
Facts from the Basic and Common Questions section of the CDC Website
2018 bill analysis on Washington House Bill 2840, which prohibits administration of mercury-containing vaccines and prohibits individual doses of vaccine from exceeding specified amounts of aluminum.
Vaccines often contain preservatives, adjuvants, additives, or manufacturing residuals in addition to pathogen-specific immunogens. Some parents, alerted by stories in the news media or information contained on the World Wide Web, are concerned that some of the substances contained in…