Vaccination is the best way to prevent rotavirus disease. Rotavirus disease cannot be treated with antibiotics or other drugs, and most children are at risk of infection regardless of hygiene practices or access to clean water.
Today, two vaccines are available on the global market, several other vaccines have been licensed for national use, and promising new products are in development.
Billion Dollars Saved in United States from 4 years of routine rotavirus vaccine use
Decrease in hospital admissions for diarrhea in children <5 after Rwanda introduced vaccine
Number of rotavirus-associated diarrhea cases that could be averted by vaccine in Iran between 2014-2023