RotaTeq Approval History
FDA Approved: Yes (First approved February 3, 2006)
Brand name: RotaTeq
Generic name: rotavirus vaccine, live, oral, pentavalent
Company: Merck & Co., Inc.
Treatment for: Rotavirus Gastroenteritis
RotaTeq (rotavirus vaccine, live, oral, pentavalent) is an oral, three-dose vaccine given to infants between the ages of six to 32 weeks for the prevention of rotavirus gastroenteritis, a leading cause of severe diarrhea in infants and young children.
Development History and FDA Approval Process for RotaTeq
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