DOH to sue Sanofi over P3.5-B refund

DOH to sue Sanofi over P3.5-B refund

The Department of Health (DOH) on Monday said it would file a case against Sanofi Pasteur after the French pharmaceutical giant again turned down the demand of the Philippine government that it fully refund the P3.5 billion paid for its dengue vaccine Dengvaxia, and to put up an indemnification fund for vaccinated children who would come down ill.

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No mafia, missing fund in DOH – officials

No mafia, missing fund in DOH – officials

Two incumbent officials of the Department of Health (DOH) showed up at a Commission on Appointments (CA) hearing on Wednesday to belie allegations that there was a “mafia” in the agency and that there was a “missing” fund intended for anti-dengue vaccine, Dengvaxia.

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DOH has formally demanded refund for Dengvaxia

DOH has formally demanded refund for Dengvaxia

The Department of Health (DOH) has formally demanded French pharmaceutical giant Sanofi Pasteur to fully refund the Philippine government the P3 billion it paid for the controversial Dengvaxia dengue vaccine. 

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Pimentel urges DOH to demand full refund from Sanofi

Pimentel urges DOH to demand full refund from Sanofi

Senate President Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III on Sunday called on the Department of Health (DOH) to ask not only for a refund on unused Dengvaxia vaccines, but also for the P3.5 billion cost of the entire contract.

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Pimentel demands full refund from Sanofi for Dengvaxia mess

Pimentel demands full refund from Sanofi for Dengvaxia mess

Senate President Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III on Sunday called on the Department of Health (DOH) to ask not only for a refund on unused Dengvaxia vaccines, but also for the P3.5 billion cost of the entire contract.

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Dengvaxia case: Boy’s death raised awareness

Dengvaxia case: Boy’s death raised awareness

SAN PEDRO CITY — The death of a boy who had been inoculated with the controversial Dengvaxia vaccine has raised awareness of the situation and may help prevent deaths, the boy’s father said on Saturday.

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