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How is the rotavirus vaccine administered?
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Dr. Mark Diamond
Pediatrics
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Orally
Current rotavirus vaccines are all administered orally to infants only.

In brief: Orally
Current rotavirus vaccines are all administered orally to infants only.
Dr. Mark Diamond
Dr. Mark Diamond
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Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics
In brief: Orally, 2-3 doses
There are two oral rotavirus vaccines.
Rotateq is 3 doses, and Rotarix is 2 doses. One should try to stay with one brand of vaccine, but if one cannot, the two vaccines are interchangeable. The last dose should be given before a baby reaches 8 months of age.

In brief: Orally, 2-3 doses
There are two oral rotavirus vaccines.
Rotateq is 3 doses, and Rotarix is 2 doses. One should try to stay with one brand of vaccine, but if one cannot, the two vaccines are interchangeable. The last dose should be given before a baby reaches 8 months of age.
Dr. Robert Kwok
Dr. Robert Kwok
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