Disease & Vaccine Information

Bibliography & Resource Links

Updated August 15, 2022

Manufacturer Product Information Inserts:

  • GlaxoSmithKline Infanrix (Diphtheria, Tetanus, Pertussis combined)
  • Sanofi Pasteur DAPTACEL (Diphtheria, Tetanus, Pertussis combined)
  • GlaxoSmithKline Pediarix (Diphtheria, Tetanus, Pertussis, Hepatitis B, Inactivated Polio combined)
  • GlaxoSmithKline KINRIX (Diphtheria, Tetanus, Pertussis, Inactivated Polio combined)
  • Sanofi Pasteur Pentacel (Diphtheria, Tetanus, Pertussis, Inactivated Polio, Haemophilus B combined)
  • Sanofi Pasteur Quadracel (Diphtheria, Tetanus, Pertussis, Polio combined)
  • MCM Vaccine Company VAXELIS (Diphtheria, Tetanus, Pertussis, Inactivated Polio, Haemophilus b conjugate, Hepatitis B combined)
  • Sanofi Pasteur Adacel Tdap (Tetanus, Diphtheria, Pertussis combined)
  • GlaxoSmithKline Boostrix (Tetanus, Diphtheria, Pertussis combined)


  • DPT: A Shot in the Dark by Harris L. Coulter and Barbara Loe Fisher (Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1985; Warner, 1986; Avery 1991; Penguin Books)
  • Vaccines, Autism & Chronic Inflammation: The New Epidemic by Barbara Loe Fisher (2008)

World Health Organization

Selected Medical Literature

IMPORTANT NOTE: NVIC encourages you to become fully informed about Pertussis and the Pertussis vaccine by reading all sections in the Table of Contents , which contain many links and resources such as the manufacturer product information inserts, and to speak with one or more trusted health care professionals before making a vaccination decision for yourself or your child. This information is for educational purposes only and is not intended as medical advice.


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