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Did you know of mercury in some vaccines; how much mercury is it, compared to eating fish?

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Dr. Andrew Oswari
Family Medicine
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In brief: Thimerisol

The mercury perservative is no longer allowed in childhood vaccines but you still need to be careful of other additives in an aluminum form now.

In brief: Thimerisol

The mercury perservative is no longer allowed in childhood vaccines but you still need to be careful of other additives in an aluminum form now.
Dr. Andrew Oswari
Dr. Andrew Oswari
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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics

In brief: Different form/none

The trace of thimerosal that was once in childhood vaccines was removed in the 90's.
It is presently in multidose flu vaccine vials. The form is not toxic to humans like the one in fish. This is similar to the difference between methyl alcohol & ethyl alcohol. A tablespoonful of methyl alcohol can kill you, the same amount of ethyl alcohol won't even get you giddy.

In brief: Different form/none

The trace of thimerosal that was once in childhood vaccines was removed in the 90's.
It is presently in multidose flu vaccine vials. The form is not toxic to humans like the one in fish. This is similar to the difference between methyl alcohol & ethyl alcohol. A tablespoonful of methyl alcohol can kill you, the same amount of ethyl alcohol won't even get you giddy.
Dr. James Ferguson
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