The best way to prevent rotavirus is for all children to be fully vaccinated on time. The rotavirus vaccine prevents against rotavirus infection.
General information from the CDC about rotavirus, including transmission, symptoms, treatment and prevention.
- Rotavirus Vaccine:
What You Need to Know
CDC Vaccine Information Statement (VIS) posted by the Immunization Action Coalition; includes a description of the disease, who should get the vaccine and when, who should not be vaccinated, and potential side effects.
- Rotavirus and the Vaccine (Drops) to Prevent It: Fact Sheet for Parents
Information on rotavirus vaccine from CDC for parents.