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May 17th, 2011, 12:52 PM
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I noticed that Des's doctor did not give him the rotavirus vaccine at his 2 month appointment, although it is listed on the schedule of recommended vaccines. She didn't discuss it with me. I called the office and am waiting to hear back from her. I know there were some issues with the vaccine side effects a while back, but I thought that was cleared up.

Just wondering if your los got it and what your experience was. Any problems with it?
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May 17th, 2011, 02:46 PM
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my kids got that vaccine at 2 and 4 months. We chose not to delay it because of the time of year. If I had a baby this time of year, then I might delay it by a few months. We saw no adverse reactions to the vaccine. Your kid can still get the rotovirus after getting the vaccine, but it shouldn't be as severe as a case. The girls and I all had it this past winter. It was horrible!!!! I can't imagine how they would have been if they weren't vaccinated against it. I was so sick that I couldn't take care of them. That's just our experience though. I'm sure there are a ton of people who get the vaccine and others who don't who never get the rotovirus.
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May 22nd, 2011, 03:07 PM
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Tyler got it at all three appts. I think he's done now? I wonder why they didn't give it to you. The only thing I noticed was somewhat explosive poop after the first one, but other than that, no adverse reactions.
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May 23rd, 2011, 07:00 AM
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I believe so far Darcy has gotten it at 2 and 4 months (she has her 6 month in june). I wasn't in the room for the 4 month one but i'll find out if she's getting it again this time. She never had any reactions to any of the shots either.
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May 23rd, 2011, 03:36 PM
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His doctor said they don't carry it and I should go to the local health department to get it!!

I fired her.

We're seeing a new pediatrician on Friday who will give it to him.

How lame!!!
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May 23rd, 2011, 07:32 PM
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Nathan has had his D-Tap, meningococcal, and pneumococcal vaccines. I don't think that the rotavirus is a part of that.
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