What should I avoid while taking the rotavirus vaccine?

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The rotavirus may be present in the stools of infants who have recently received the vaccine. Therefore, as it is possible for the virus to be transmitted to others this way, let your doctor know if your child will be near people with weakened immune systems; there may be some precautions you need to take. Wash your hands well after changing your child's diaper if they have recently received the vaccine.

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