HL Deb 04 February 2003 vol 644 c26WA
Lord Morris of Manchester

asked Her Majesty's Government:

Further to the Written Answer by Lord Hunt of Kings Heath on 20 January (WA 79), whether the anthrax vaccine used for troops deployed to the Gulf was licensed in 1990–91; whether the guidelines for its use referred to by Lord Hunt of Kings Heath were in place in 1990–91; if they were in place, why they were not followed; whether any other vaccines administered to troops in 1990–91 had similar limitations on their use; and whether the instructions for the taking of' pyridostigmine bromide tablets had and have now any similar limitations regarding their use. [HL1248]

Lord Bach

I will write to the noble Lord and a copy of my letter will be placed in the Library of the House.