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Life Threatening? No
Write-up: Information has been received from a registered pharmacist concerning a 69 year old female patient with sulfa and amoxicillin allergies who on 26-MAR-2012, was vaccinated with a dose of ZOSTAVAX (Merck) (dose and route not provided) (lot # 671144/1269AA, expiration date 05-NOV-2012). The pharmacist informed that the patient died approximately on 02-APR-2012 "around 1 week after receiving the ZOSTAVAX (Merck)". The pharmacist indicated that no adverse reaction was reported or any physical symptoms other than the death and that the patient did not seek medical attention. The cause of death was not provided. A lot check has been initiated. Additional information is not expected.
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