Rotarix Oral Susp 1Vialx1.5ml is a vaccine designed to protect against rotavirus disease. Rotavirus is a highly contagious virus that can cause severe gastroenteritis, particularly in infants and young children. 

This vaccine contains rotavirus vaccine as its active ingredient and is available in a single vial with a 1.5ml dose. It is an essential tool in preventing rotavirus infections, which can lead to dehydration and hospitalization, especially in vulnerable populations.

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rotavirus vaccine



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Pack of 1 oral suspension

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oral suspension

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  • Rotarix Oral Susp is used to prevent rotavirus disease, which is a leading cause of severe diarrhea and dehydration in infants and young children. The vaccine helps build immunity to the virus and reduces the risk of severe illness.
  • This vaccine is administered orally, typically in two or three doses, depending on the vaccination schedule recommended by healthcare providers. Follow your healthcare provider's instructions regarding the timing and number of doses.
  • Rotarix is generally safe and effective. It is essential to complete the recommended vaccination schedule for full protection. Store the vaccine in a cool and dry place, following proper storage guidelines provided by your healthcare provider or the vaccine manufacturer.

Possible side effects of rotavirus vaccine may include:

  • Mild irritability
  • Mild diarrhea
  • Mild fever
  • Vomiting

Note: Severe allergic reactions to vaccines are rare but possible. Seek immediate medical attention if you or your child experiences signs of a severe allergic reaction, such as difficulty breathing, swelling of the face or throat, or hives.

What is Rotarix Oral Susp used for?

Rotarix Oral Susp is a vaccine used to prevent rotavirus disease, which can cause severe gastroenteritis in infants and young children.

How is Rotarix Oral Susp administered?

Rotarix is administered orally, typically in two or three doses, following a schedule recommended by healthcare providers.

Is Rotarix Oral Susp prescription-only?

Rotarix Oral Susp may require a prescription or be administered as part of a routine vaccination schedule, depending on local healthcare guidelines.

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