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Life Threatening? Yes
Write-up: Information has been received from a physician concerning a 14 year old school going girl (ID#: -3/09) who received the first dose of GARDASIL in left deltoid, on 16-JUL-2009. Concomitant therapy included indigo. During the process of community mobilization for second dose, the female health worker was informed that the patient committed suicide on 29-AUG-2009 by consuming insecticide. The postmortem was performed on 30-AUG-2009. This event occurred after 45 days of receiving first dose of GARDASIL. The female health worker informed the medical officer in charge, which was then communicated to Immunization Officer. The medical officer in charge investigated the death and completed first information report as per guidelines and determined the death was not related to the vaccine and so no further investigations were done. No further information is available.
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