Suspension Of Novartis Flu Vaccines Lifted In 2 Countries

Law360, New York (October 31, 2012, 5:58 PM EDT) -- Canada and Switzerland said Wednesday they were ending suspensions on the distribution of two Novartis AG flu vaccines that were handed down after floating material was found in some of the products, even as the company recalled batches of one vaccine in the U.K.

The two countries temporarily halted distribution of Agrippal — known as Agriflu in Canada — and Fluad last week after Novartis reported it had discovered a higher than normal level of protein aggregates in one batch of the vaccines manufactured at a...
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