Can my baby get the rotavirus vaccine along with other vaccines?

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Your baby can get the rotavirus vaccine at the same time as other childhood vaccines. Babies get two or three doses of the rotavirus vaccine at either 2 and 4 months or at 2, 4 and 6 months. It is a liquid that the baby swallows, not a shot. The rotavirus vaccine protects babies from infection with a virus that can cause severe diarrhea.

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