Rotavirus Vaccination

The following content is from by IAP Advisory Committee on Vaccines & Immunization Practices.Original Article – What is rotavirus? Rotavirus is a virus that causes severe diarrhea and vomiting. It affects mostly babies and young children. Diarrhea and vomiting can lead to serious dehydration (loss of body fluid). If dehydration is not treated, […]

Rotavirus (RV) Vaccines

Rotavirus is the most common cause of serious diarrhea in babies and young children. It usually affects children between the ages of six months and 2 years. Without this vaccine, almost all children will have at least one episode of rotavirus diarrhea before they turn 5 years old. Which brands are available for the Rotavirus […]