Mumps, Measles and Rubella (MMR) Vaccines and Measles Rubella (MR) Vaccines……….

FACT SHEET for the latest on MMR visit

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United Kingdom
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United Kingdom
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Mumps, Measles and Rubella (MMR) Vaccines and Measles Rubella (MR) Vaccines
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Measles Mumps Rubella (MMR) vaccine was introduced in the UK in 1988. It superseded single vaccines against measles and rubella which had been available for a number of years previously. Mumps vaccine had never been widely used as a single vaccine. Since this time there………….go:

The Vaccines

The MMR vaccines were first introduced to the UK in October 1988 as part of a campaign to reduce childhood illness. They are a triple vaccine, using the mumps, measles and rubella live viruses. Until September 14th 1992 there were three types of MMR vaccine avail

The Claimants

Alexander Harris are now handling the cases of in excess of 1000 children whose parents believe that they have been damaged as a result of the vaccines.
The MMR Vaccine claimants – this includes children who were all………..go:

The Side Effects – Our Investigations

A large number of people have contacted Alexander Harris reporting instances of side effects in their children following being vaccinated with the MMR and MR vaccines. These include autism, bowel problems, juvenile rheumatoid arthritis, epilepsy, brain………..go:

The Legal Case

Since 1992 the numbers of individual cases have continued to rise. Alexander Harris became involved in a co-ordinating role in the cases in 1999. Currently, we represent in excess of 1000 claimants. We are handling individual cases but just as importantly………..go:

How are the cases being funded?

Alexander Harris have a contract with the Legal Services Commission that provides funding to carry out both generic and individual work on the MMR cases.
Generic work is the work that is undertaken for the benefit of the group action as a whole and includes investigation of the lead cases, scientific research………..go:
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