Rotavirus is the most common cause of severe diarrheal disease in young children throughout the world.
Rotavirus is one of the leading cause of deaths and hospitalization in children under five years of age.
Every 1 in 31 children in India are at risk of hospitalization due to Rotaviral diarrhea
Good hygiene like handwashing and cleanliness are important, but are not enough to
control the spread of the disease. Rotavirus vaccine is one of the ways to protect your
child against rotavirus illness.
Age of vaccination
Rotavirus vaccines are recommended for children aged 6 weeks onwards.
Consult your Pediatrician for details about Rotavirus vaccination.