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Italy suspends flu vaccine batches

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Italy has suspended the use of two batches of an anti-flu vaccine over fears that three deaths may have been connected to the drug. According to Italian media the people who died were two elderly women and an elderly man. There were also unconfirmed reports of a fourth death on Friday. Fluad is made by Swiss firm Novartis. It has been used since 1997 and prescribed successfully more than 65 million times. "We are faced with an exceptional case", said Giancarlo Icardi of the Italian Society … READ MORE : http://www.euronews.com/2014/11/28/italy-suspends-flu-vaccine-batches What are the top stories today? Click to watch: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLSyY1udCyYqBeDOz400FlseNGNqReKkFd euronews: the most watched news channel in Europe Subscribe! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=euronews euronews is available in 14 languages: https://www.youtube.com/user/euronewsnetwork/channels In English: Website: http://www.euronews.com/news Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/euronews Twitter: http://twitter.com/euronews Google+: http://google.com/+euronews VKontakte: http://vk.com/en.euronews