ROTATEQ, LIQ. VACCINE
This product is a vaccine that will help you develop an immunity to rotavirus. Even though you may not feel its effects, this medication takes effect after a few weeks.
How to use this medication
The complete vaccination requires several doses of this product to be given at specific times.
Important: Follow the instructions on the label. Do not use more of this product, or more often, than prescribed. Oral solution is ready to use. It is not advisable to dilute or mix it with an other liquid.
This medication may be taken with or without food.
Possible side effects
In addition to its desired action, this medication may cause some side effects, notably:
- it may cause diarrhea;
- it may cause a fever;
- it may affect your mood;
- it may cause vomiting.
Keep this product in the refrigerator and do not allow it to freeze. Make sure that any leftover portion is disposed of safely.
When meeting with any health professional, it is important for you to share the following information:
- Your medical history and allergies (medication, food, or other);
- If you smoke, are pregnant, are planning a pregnancy, or are breastfeeding;
- The names of all the medications you take, whether you take them regularly or once in a while, including over-the-counter medications, vitamins, and natural health products.
Keep all your medications out of the reach of children and pets and return any unused or expired medications to the pharmacy for proper disposal.