Flu season is well under way, bringing with it the decision whether or not to have the medically advised flu shot.
There is a campaign urging people, especially children and the elderly to have this shot, but what is actually in it?
The leaflet given with the jab does not include a full list of ingredients or side effects. The sheet given to patients cites ‘headache’ as the worst side effect, but in the 4 pull-out leaflet, there are several other side effects mentioned that are life threatening.
What Exactly is in Flu Vaccines?
Used in labs as a preservative, the long term effects have not been fully studied. A study of funeral industry workers found a link
between formaldehyde and myeloid lukemia.
Octylphenol ethoxylate (Triton X-100):
Used by companies for “wetting, detergency, superior hard surface, metal cleaning and excellent emulsification” in paints, coatings, oilfield chemicals, textiles, and industrial cleaners. Studies have shown it may be detrimental to the reproductive system.
Contains Mercury and is a know neurotoxin; it can cause nerve damage, and FDA knows of numerous cases of mercury poisoning caused by thimerosal.
Other ingredients in Fluzone are: sodium phosphate-buffered isotonic sodium chloride solution and gelatin
Other flu shots are made from different potentially toxic ingredients:
Monobasic sodium phosphate
Known to cause acute phosphate nephropathy, and permanent impairment of renal functions. It has alsocaused
seizures, and cardiac arrhythmias.
Dibasic sodium phosphate and monobasic potassium phosphate:
Phosphates are often used in food as preservatives, acidifying, and emulsifying agents. Has been linked to cardiovascular problems.
Known to cause digestive problems and vomiting, but in severe cases it can lead
to severe allergic reactions, chest pains, irregular heartbeat, confusion, and paralysis.
to cardiovascular issues.
Have been associated to promote tumor growth, especially in pancreas, colon, and throat, studies
In rare cases has been linked
to drowsiness, loss of hearing, difficulty breathing, rash, and weakness.
Is an antibiotic, whose side effects
include neurotoxic and nephrotoxic reactions: rising blood levels, dizziness, apnea, fever, and headache.