Details for Rotarix vaccine and its components.
Registered for use in infants, with an upper age limit for dose 2 of 24 weeks.
Live attenuated human rotavirus vaccine
Each 1.5 mL monodose pre-filled oral applicator or squeezable tube contains:
- ≥106.0 cell culture infectious dose 50% (CCID50) of the RIX4414 human rotavirus strain, type G1P
- di-sodium adipate
- Dulbecco’s modified Eagle medium
- sterile water
For detailed advice on vaccine dosage, administration, contraindications and precautions, please visit the relevant disease chapter.
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