Rabies vaccine

Rabies vaccine fails, boy bitten by dog dies after 23 days

In a rare instance, the rabies vaccine failed leading to the death of a seven-year-old boy from Kayyur-Cheemeni panchayat.

published on : 8th October 2021

Tribal girl in Kerala died of rabies, reveals autopsy report

The girl showed uneasiness and disorientation and aversion to food and water after which she was taken to Punalur taluk hospital on September 6. 

published on : 4th October 2021

Ernakulam set to be rabies-free, vaccination drive to begin

Rabies vaccination, which suffered a setback due to the pandemic, will now be resumed to make the district rabies-free, say experts.

published on : 1st October 2021

Anti-rabies vaccine vehicles launched on Zoonoses Day

World Health Organisation and World Animal health Organisation have set a goal for eradication of dog-mediated human rabies globally by 2030.

published on : 7th July 2021

Rabies vaccine, treatment can be given along with that of COVID-19: APCRI

It said that post-stray animal bite cases, anti-rabies vaccines and rabies immunoglobulins/ rabies monoclonal antibodies must be administered, even if the person has received any dose.

published on : 8th June 2021