Posted by: aylo | 2008/12/13



hi doc
my 4 month old has been going out after every feed for last week. i have been trying to give him rehidrate to keep him well hydrated and started him on probiotic drops reutari- 3 drops a day - its now 6 days and althO the pooh is not as liquid as befor he still is going out after evey feed he' s bottom is getting red and a bit raw. could the administration of the rotarix optional vaccine have spurred this on he had it last monday 01 dec?? also when can i expect it to stop and what can i use on his bottom. thanx a million

Expert's Reply



It is possible that your baby's diarrhoea is a reaction to the Rotarix vaccine. Please contact your paediatrician about your baby's diarrhoea as it is persisting for too long and his stools need to be tested for possible virus or bacterial infection.

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